Threat Description

Henon

Details

Aliases: Henon, Deviant Mind
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



This simple virus activates on the 1st of any month and displays this text:

Ever wished there was something more to your life?
        A bit of serendipity, spontenaety, randomness..
        Maybe even a tiny bit of demented chaos?
        Well buddy, if you want demented chaos, you've got it.
        Welcome to Henon2 - The Edge of Chaos
        DeViANT MiND

Henon was reported to be in the wild in USA in March 1997.



Removal



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Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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