Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Cryptor-based


F-Secure Anti-Virus 4.01 had a false alarms on SYS.COM and some other common files for "Cryptor-based" virus. To remove this false alarm, download the latest AVP updates from  


Automatic action

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

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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.


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