Threat Description

Parkin

Details

Aliases:Parkin, Trojan.Win.Parkin
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



Being run this trojan shows a messagebox 'This is user-friendly Windows 98' and starts to randomly move mouse pointer. It also blocks keyboard so you can't kill the trojan task in Task Manager and continue working with other applications. The computer has to be reset - all unsaved data in opened applications will be lost.



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: Alexey Podrezov, F-Secure


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