Threat Description

ASStrall_Zeuss

Details

Aliases: ASStrall_Zeuss, AZEUSS-1
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary


This is a PS-MPC-based virus, which spreads in an encrypted form. The encryption layer is done with a shareware utility called Protect! COM/EXE v4.0.

This virus is not common at all. However, false alarms of it are quite common, since some versions of TBScan and Intel Lanprotect identify all files protected with Protect! v4.0 as infected by this virus.



Removal


Automatic action

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

More

Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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







Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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