Threat Description

Zherkov

Details

Aliases: Zherkov, Lozinsky
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This series of 7 encrypted viruses has not been fully analyzed yet. The longer variants (1882, 1915, 1940, 1958, 2968 and 2970 bytes) can also infect EXE files.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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