Threat Description

Powertrip

Details

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

Summary



This is a simple COM-infecting virus. It activates on the 25th of April, when it displays this text:

Jackie's on a POWERTRIP!

When the machine is rebooted with Ctrl-Alt-Del, the virus displays:

PowerTrip!



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

Allow F-Secure Anti-Virus to disinfect the relevant files.

For more general information on disinfection, please see Removal Instructions.








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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