Threat Description

Doomsday

Details

Aliases:Doomsday, Null Set, Scion
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



This encrypted virus contains the following texts:

  A scion to none
 Certainly no fun
 Total destruction when done
 Introducing DOOMSDAY ONE
 Written in Orlando, FL on 05/13/91
 Your disk is dead!
 Long live DOOMSDAY 1.0

The texts, as well as some pieces of code seem to indicate that the virus is destructive, but it has not yet been analyzed.



Removal


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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.



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