Threat Description

Sverdlov

Details

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

Summary



This is an encrypted virus which was first discovered in Sverdlov. It is reported to display a moving banner across the screen, while playing the Russian national anthem. Afterwards drive C: is reported to be inaccessible and a low-level format is required to make it usable again.



Removal


Automatic action

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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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