Threat Description

Eliza

Details

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

Summary



This virus does not work properly. It destroyes all EXE files it attempts to infect, and "infected" .COM files will not replicate further.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

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

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



Technical Details




Variant:Eliza.1282

This variant was reported to be in the wild in USA in July 1996.

Note: If your PC plays the tune "Fur Elise", see the description of "Fur Elise".





Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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