Threat Description

Yeke

Details

Aliases: Yeke, Boat
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary



Yeke is a memory-resident encrypted virus that infects EXE-files when they are executed.

Sometimes the virus plays a tune and displays the following message:

Be Careful. YEKE Controls Your Computer.
		

after this the computer hangs.



Removal



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Technical Details




Variant:Yeke.2425

This virus occasionally tries to erases CMOS contents and overwrite random sectors on the hard drive with a simple trojan. It also plays a tune and displays the following message:

 TERMINATOR  2
 lives...

   The Judgement Day has come!
  Your system has been terminated.
  

There are also 1076 and 1204 bytes long variants.






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