Threat description




HLLP.4608 is a simple high-level language virus which attempts to infect DOS and Windows EXE files and DOS COM files.


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Technical Details

It will not infects the following files:

COMMAND.COM         START.EXE         EMM386.EXE         MOUSE.COM         MOUSE.EXE         MSCDEX.EXE         SETVER.EXE         DOS4GW.EXE         EXPLORER.EXE         SMARTDRV.EXE 		 		

HLLP.4608 will sometimes make a siren sounds and sometimes display this text:

KRiLE v1.0a Thought you got me eh? :> coded by RAiD UsA [SLAM]97  

Otherwise the virus just spreads, but usually causes several side effects due to incompatibility issues.


Another, slightly large variant of the same virus.

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