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 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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