Threat Description

Karin

Details

Aliases:Karin, Redstar
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



Infected programs will either grow by 1090 or 1134 bytes, depending on their previous size. The virus activates on October 23rd of any year, displaying the message "Karin hat GEBURTSTAG".



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.



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