Threat Description

Possessed

Details

Aliases:Possessed
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



The virus contains the following text:

POSSESSED! Bwa! ha! ha! ha! ha!
  Authod: JonJon Gumba of AdU

It is reported to delete files occasionally, after it has been resident for a while.

Several variants are known, with slightly different lengths: 2367, 2443 and 2446 bytes.



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.



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