Threat Description

Hark

Details

Aliases:Hark, Harkone
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



Hark is a simple Word Macro virus. Infected documents have macros called "AutoOpen" and "Harkone".

This virus has an interesting activation routine. On 1st of June the virus maximizes all active windows, changes the font size to 60 and insert the test "HARKONE" and "NJ [SLAM]".

SLAM is a name of a virus-writing group.



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: Katrin Tocheva, F-Secure


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