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|Effects: ||It displays a minimized window in the Windows Taskbar.
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 7, 2003|
VBS/NoClose is a Visual Basic Script Trojan whose effects are more annoying than damaging. When this Trojan is run on an infected computer, it does not carry out any dangerous actions.
The Trojan's Visual Basic Script code can be included in the code of some websites, which usually have pornographic content, or advertising banners.
The computer will be infected when the user visits these web pages. Then, VBS/NoClose opens a minimized Internet Explorer window in the Taskbar, which cannot be maximized or closed.
A clear indication that VBS/NoClose has infected a computer is an Internet Explorer window minimized in the Taskbar that cannot be closed or maximized