Threat Description

Bad Boy


Aliases: BadBoy, Bad Boy
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32


The virus contains the following text:

            Make me better!            The Bad Boy virus, Version 2.0, Copyright (C) 1991.  


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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Technical Details

There are several related variants to this virus, none of them is widespread.

Technical Details:MHH//DF


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