Threat Description



Aliases: Trojector, Athens
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32


When this virus is in memory it infects all EXE and COM files that are executed or opened.

1463 and 1561 bytes long variants are known. The longer variant was found from Finland in August 1994.

The 1463 variant has a following message encrypted inside it:

TROJECTOR II,(c) Armagedon Utilities, Athens 1992  

and text inside the 1561 variant is:

TROJECTOR ]I[,(c) Armagedon Utilities, Athens 1992, Greetings to Vesselin  

"Vesselin" probably means antivirus expert Vesselin Bontchev from the University of Hamburg.


Automatic action

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


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