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 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.



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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