Threat Description

MSK

Details

Aliases: MSK, Scandinavia
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



A badly written virus, which contains the text

  The Midnight Serial Killer is roaming in your computer...Beware!   [JD]



Removal



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Technical Details



One slightly longer variant is known, where the following text message can be found:

       The Eternal Blaze Virus has been unleashed...Beware!       [JD]

As the viruses destroy the programs they infect it is extremely difficult for them to spread unnoticed.






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