Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Parkin, Trojan.Win.Parkin


Being run this trojan shows a messagebox 'This is user-friendly Windows 98' and starts to randomly move mouse pointer. It also blocks keyboard so you can't kill the trojan task in Task Manager and continue working with other applications. The computer has to be reset - all unsaved data in opened applications will be lost.


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.

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Technical Details:Alexey Podrezov, F-Secure


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