Threat Description

Rape

Details

Aliases: Rape, Rape-10
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



When this virus activates it will attempt to format the beginning of each drive on the system, destroying the FAT and the root directory.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

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

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



Technical Details




Variant:Rape-11

Size:747

This variant is slightly larger, and it contains one additional feature, which is limited "stealth" ability, as no increase in size is visible when a DIR command is given if the virus is active.


Variant:Rape-2.2

This 2877 byte variant adds encryption and the ability to infect .EXE files.






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