Threat description




This is a variant of the Pixel virus. This virus contains the text:

Software Failure. Task Held. Guru Meditation #456789:#34567????? 	

The text tries to re-create the common error message which appears on Amiga machines.

This virus is not common any more and can be considered extinct.


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