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 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.



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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