Threat Description



Aliases: Relzfu, Fake VirX
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32


This virus does nothing interesting, other than displaying the message

  VirX 3/90  

when an infected program is run on any Friday the 13th. After that the virus will halt the machine.

VirX is an anti-virus program from Microcom, which has nothing whatsoever to do with this virus.


Automatic action

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


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