Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Amoeba


This virus has not been fully analyzed yet. It overwrites the first 1089 bytes of .COM files, placing the original code at the end and then it appends another 303 bytes. The name of the virus is derived from the following text found inside it.

SMA KHETAPUNK - Nouvel Band A.M.O.E.B.A   


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