Threat Description

Sarampo

Details

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

Summary



This virus was found from Portugal in April 1995. It stays resident and infects COM and EXE files. Sarampo activates on certain dates: at this time it will fill the screen with random garbage characters and display the following text:

Do you like this Screen Saver ?  I hope so.
        Created by Sarampo virus.



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