Welcomb

Classification

Malware

Virus

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Welcomb, Buptboot, Beijing

Summary

This is a typical boot sector virus. It contains the following text:

Welcome to BUPT 9146,Beijing!

The only special thing about this virus is that it does NOT store a copy of the original, clean partition sector elsewhere on the disk, so this virus is disinfected by overwriting it with clean code.Welcomb does nothing except spreads. It's very common everywhere in the world.

Removal

Automatic action

Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either move the file to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or remove it.

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