Threat Description

Perfume

Details

Aliases: Perfume, G-Virus, Sorry
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary


This virus will sometimes ask the user a question and not run the infected file unless the answer is "4711", which is the name of a perfume. In the most common variant of the virus the question has been overwritten with garbage. An earlier variant, 731 bytes long is also known.



Removal


Automatic action

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

More

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