Threat Description

CHOLEEPA

Details

Aliases:CHOLEEPA, CHOLLEPA
Category:Other
Type:Other
Platform:N/A

Summary



There is no virus by this name, but we sometimes get queries about it, since the string "CHOLEEPA" seems to often exists on sector 2 of Seagate hard drives. The actual reason for this text is unknown.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More

You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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