Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: AIDS II


This virus is in the form of a .COM file, which will locate a .EXE file and create a corresponding .COM file, exploiting the fact that DOS will first execute the .COM file, containing the virus. The virus will then later execute the .EXE file.


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.


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