Threat Description

CHOLEEPA

Details

Aliases: CHOLEEPA, CHOLLEPA
Category: Other
Type: Other
Platform: N/A

Summary


There is no virus by this name, but we sometimes get queries about it, since the string "CHOLEEPA" seems to often exists on sector 2 of Seagate hard drives. The actual reason for this text is unknown.



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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