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


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 may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



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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