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|Alias:||Antistatic, VBS/Antistatic, VBS/VBSWG.AC@mm|
|Effects: ||It infects other computers through e-mail. Mass mailing of this worm can cause mail programs to collapse|
|Detection updated on:||May 31, 2001|
VBSWG.AC is a worm that reaches computers in an e-mail message with the following subject Here you have, ;o), which includes an attached file called ALERT.VBS.
VBSWG.AC is not considered a dangerous virus, as its main aim is to spread to other computers. Due to its mass mailing capacity, VBSWG.AC can cause mail programs to collapse.
A clear indication that you have received VBSWG.AC is an e-mail message with the following characteristics:
Here you have, ;o)
VBSWG.AC activates when the file attached to the message (ALERT.VBS) is run.