Threat Description



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


This 2560 byte virus contains the following encrypted text:

Mr. Lozinsky !  Just  read  documentation on   your  AIDSTEST   (1-Oct-90   version) we  release new  virus. Create  improved  versions of AIDSTEST  to use it  for  our future designes, please !          Magnitogorsk, 3-Nov-90 		  		 

A different version is also known - 2048 bytes long. Both viruses are awaiting analysis.


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