PC-Flu

Threat description

Details

CATEGORYMalware
TYPEVirus
ORIGINPoland
OTHERResident, COM-files

Summary

According to the original source code from the author, this virus is designed to bypass three virus monitoring programs, FluShot, Vstop and Virblock, but this has not been tested.

It contains the following text:

PC-FLU by WIZARD 1991  


Removal

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Technical Details


Variant:PC-FLU 2

This virus is probably written by the same programmer, but it radically different - a polymorphic 2112 byte virus.

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