Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Scripting virus

32,191pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Definition Edit

A scripting virus is very similar to macro viruses. The primary difference is that a macro virus is written in a language understood by a particular application, such as a word processor, whereas a scripting virus is written in a language understood by a service run by the operating system.

Overview Edit

For example, the Windows Scripting Host feature on some Microsoft Windows operating system can execute scripts written in VBScript. Examples of well-known scripting viruses are First virus and Love Stages.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki