Threat Description

Richard Keil

Details

Aliases:Richard Keil, Memorial Abend
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



This is not a virus, but we sometimes get queries about "Richard Keil Memorial Abend #27" on Novell Netware servers.



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



Here is more information from Novell:

MEMORIAL ABENDS DURING NETWARE 3.12 INSTALL

 NOVELL TECHNICAL INFORMATION DOCUMENT

DOCUMENT ID:TID013640
DOCUMENT REVISION:A
DATE: 07OCT93
ALERT STATUS:  Yellow
INFORMATIONSymptom Solution
NOVELL PRODUCT CLASS

NetWare OSNOVELL PRODUCT and VERSION:

NetWare 3.12CATEGORY:

InstallationABSTRACT:

Memorial Abends During NetWare 3.12 Install
SYMPTOM

  "Richard Keil Memorial Abend #27" 
TROUBLESHOOTING

  The user was trying to install v3.12.  While in INSTALL he
  received the above message.
CAUSE

  This message was intended to be remarked out before the code
  being frozen.  Many other "memorial abends" were remarked out.
  This error is usually triggered by disk hardware failures.
SOLUTION

  The user was trying to install v3.12 on a clone machine. When
  they installed v3.12 on a certified machine the problem went
  away.

  From what Novell has seen the error is manifest when there is a
  drive deactivation due to hardware failure, bad cabling, and so
  forth.





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