Threat Description

PC-Flu

Details

Aliases:PC-Flu
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



According to the original source code from the author, this virus is designed to bypass three virus monitoring programs, FluShot, Vstop and Virblock, but this has not been tested.

It contains the following text:

PC-FLU by WIZARD 1991


Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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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




Variant:PC-FLU 2

This virus is probably written by the same programmer, but it radically different - a polymorphic 2112 byte virus.






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