Threat Description

Silent night


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


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.


Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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