Threat Description

Sleepwalker

Details

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

Summary



Sleepwalker stays resident in memory and infects all executed or opened COM files. It marks infected files by setting their time stamp to 10:47 (time field is not visible with normal DOS DIR command).

Sleepwalker contains the following text:

  Sleepwalker. (C) OPTUS 1993.




Removal



Automatic Disinfection

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

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








Description Created: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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