Threat Description

BoxBox

Details

Aliases: BoxBox, V3, V3Scan, UVScan
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



This is a polymorphic virus which stays resident in memory and infects COM and EXE files. It avoids infecting filenames starting with 'V3' or 'SCAN'.

BoxBox does nothing besides replicating.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

Allow F-Secure Anti-Virus to disinfect the relevant files.

For more general information on disinfection, please see Removal Instructions.








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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