Threat Description

Doom II


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Doom II


A very badly written virus, which usually hangs after infecting a program. It is encrypted, and contains the following message:

  DOOM II (c) Dr.Jones, NCU.  

A slightly different variant is also known, called Doom-2B.

This virus has nothing to do whatsoever with the game DOOM.


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.

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