Threat Description

DR&ET

Details

Aliases: DR&ET, DRET
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



DR&ET stays resident in memory and infects COM and EXE files when they are accessed.

DR&ET will occasionally overwrite part of the hard drive on the 13th of any month.

DR&ET contains the following encrypted text, which is never displayed:

(c) 23.5.3945 / DR & ETASCECLHVSPF-ACPRVINWI".



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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