Threat Description

Backfont

Details

Aliases:Backfont, USSR 905
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform:W32

Summary



This virus has not been analyzed fully, but it appears to change the font on EGA/VGA displays when it activates.

Two variants are known, 765 and 900 bytes.



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.



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