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This virus may occasionally display the following message:

 Mulier pulchra est janua diaboli,
 via iniquitatis, scorpionis percussio.

St. Ieronim.

One 600 byte variant is known.


Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either move the file to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or remove it.

A False Positive is when a file is incorrectly detected as harmful, usually because its code or behavior resembles known harmful programs. A False Positive will usually be fixed in a subsequent database update without any action needed on your part. If you wish, you may also:

  • Check for the latest database updates

    First check if your F-Secure security program is using the latest updates, then try scanning the file again.

  • Submit a sample

    After checking, if you still believe the file is incorrectly detected, you can submit a sample of it for re-analysis.

    Note: If the file was moved to quarantine, you need to collect the file from quarantine before you can submit it.

  • Exclude a file from further scanning

    If you are certain that the file is safe and want to continue using it, you can exclude it from further scanning by the F-Secure security product.

    Note: You need administrative rights to change the settings.

Technical Details


1581 bytes.


Russia 512 Resident, COM-files Yes This virus contains the same message as the Ieronim virus, and is probably written by the same author. It is somewhat different though, as it places its code at the beginning of infected files, instead of appending it, like the Ieronim group. One 560 byte variant is known.

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