Threat Description

BoxBox

Details

Aliases: BoxBox, V3, V3Scan, UVScan
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This is a polymorphic virus which stays resident in memory and infects COM and EXE files. It avoids infecting filenames starting with 'V3' or 'SCAN'.

BoxBox does nothing besides replicating.



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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