Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Nedal, Osamabinladen, Osamaladen, Amalad, Melhack


This simple virus was found in September 2002. It displays this text on screen:

Al-Qaeda Network (c) 1995-2002. All Right Reserved.  WTC has been destroy, Now another strategy attacker waiting!  This virus are very fast to infect all Executable file!  No Peace to America and Israel.  This Virus was create by Vladimor Chamlkovic and an Idea by  Nur Mohammad Kamil. Http://  If Any people found this Virus contact me at or  Sorry cause you're file has been infected!  by  Win32.OsamaLaden Virus  


Automatic action

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Technical Details

Author of this virus has apparently written also the Blebla virus, which is described at


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