Threat description


Type: Other
Platform: N/A
Aliases: Copyhard


There is no virus by this name. However, we sometimes get queries about COPYHARD.COM, since some ancient versions of WordPerfect (and possibly some other software) included a copy-protection scheme which used a file named like this. Many heuristics antivirus programs give false alarms on this file; ignore them.


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.


More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.

Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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