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 Disinfection

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

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








Technical Details: Katrin Tocheva, F-Secure


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