Threat Description

Silent night


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Silent night, NV71


This virus has been reported elsewhere to be 1840 bytes long, which is incorrect. It has also been reported to infect .COM files, which may also be incorrect.

This virus is reported to play the "Silent Night" tune when it activates.


Automatic action

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

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

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