Threat Description

DIR

Details

Aliases:DIR
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



This virus only infects files when the DIR command is given, hence the name. The virus has not been fully analysed, but it appears not to contain any destructive code.

This virus is not directly related to the famous DIR-II virus.



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.



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