Threat Description

Hero

Details

Aliases:Hero
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



A primitive virus which is rather "buggy", as infected programs are usually not able to replicate, as they are corrupted because of an error. This might be corrected in a later version, though.



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:Hero-394

This variant seems to be able to infect EXE files properly, but does not appear to infect COM files at all.






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