Alex

Threat description

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary

This virus leaves small TSR which attempts to simulate extra keystroke at random moments of time. The effect does not work on ATs. The virus does not infect COMMAND.COM



Removal

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Technical Details


Variant:Alex-818

This 818 bytes variant infects EXE files only. It leaves small TSR which "squeezes" the screen every two hours.






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