Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: Java


JV is an abbreviation for Java viruses.

JV was an abbreviation previously used by F-Secure Anti-Virus when detecting Java viruses. The naming scheme has been updated. F-Secure Anti-Virus now detects these with the name "Java". Please see the Java description for more information.


Automatic action

Depending on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either automatically delete, quarantine or rename the suspect file, or ask you for a desired action.

More scanning & removal options

More information on the scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

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

Technical Details


JV/Ungrateful in ComSourceException.class is a false alarm from McAfee/ Network Associates scanner. For more information, contact Network Associates.


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