Threat Description

Hark

Details

Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Hark, Harkone

Summary


Hark is a simple Word Macro virus. Infected documents have macros called "AutoOpen" and "Harkone".

This virus has an interesting activation routine. On 1st of June the virus maximizes all active windows, changes the font size to 60 and insert the test "HARKONE" and "NJ [SLAM]".

SLAM is a name of a virus-writing group.



Removal


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.

Contact Support

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Technical Details:Katrin Tocheva, F-Secure


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