Threat Description



Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: INT_AA, Gnu


This is a typical boot sector virus, which was reported to be in the wild in Estonia in December 1995. Virus contains no text, although texts 'Gnu', 'Gru', 'Gtt' and 'Gpu' can be seen in it's code. These are, however, part of the virus code and not text messages.

Int_AA was also reported to be in the wild in France in March 1996.


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

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.

Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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