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IstanbulCCC


Aliases:


IstanbulCCC
Tubo, ystanbul

Malware
Virus
W32

Summary

This is a typical stealth boot sector virus, which beeps and displays this text after every 15 infected floppies:

ystanbulCCC was here! He he

Otherwise the virus just spreads.

IstanbulCCC was reported to be in the wild in the UK in April 1996.



Disinfection & 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: Peter Szor, F-Secure, 1996



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