Threat Description

DIR

Details

Aliases: DIR
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This virus only infects files when the DIR command is given, hence the name. The virus has not been fully analysed, but it appears not to contain any destructive code.

This virus is not directly related to the famous DIR-II virus.



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.








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