Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Grower

Summary


A small virus, with an interesting encryption algorithm, and a strange twist: when it is run it will infect all programs in the current directory, but the length of the first one increases by 268 bytes, the next one by 269 bytes, then 270 and so on.

Removal


Automatic action

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