Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Baph, TD


This is a multipartite virus, infecting DOS executables and floppy and hard disk boot sectors. It operates correctly under Windows 95, unlike most other multipartite viruses.


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Technical Details

Baph was found in the wild in October 1998. It contains this text string (which is never displayed):

 - $BAPHOMETH$' v1 ~CAD! /AVM /CB -

[Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure]