This virus does not work properly. It destroyes all EXE files it attempts to infect, and "infected" .COM files will not replicate further.
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.
This variant was reported to be in the wild in USA in July 1996.
Note: If your PC plays the tune "Fur Elise", see the description of "Fur Elise".
Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure