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


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.








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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