Threat Description

Price

Details

Aliases:Price, Fischer Price 96
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



This simple virus was spread in a file called ftplist.zip in the internet in fall 1996.

When the infected program is run, the virus infects one COM program in the current directory and stays resident: from now own it puts the text

Fischer Price 96

to keyboard buffer every now and then.



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.








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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