Threat Description



Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Ieronim


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.


Automatic action

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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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