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Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Phantom

Summary


This virus adds a variable number of "garbage" bytes to any files it infects. The full effects of the virus have not been determined, but it contains the following text (encrypted).

The PHANTOM Was HERE - Sorry...HI ROOKIE!
 I'm a THESEASE! I live in YOUR computer - sorry...
 Thanks to Brains in the Computer Siences!
 Copyright (c PHANTOM
-- This virus was designed in the
 HUNGARIAN VIRUS DEVELOPING LABORATORY. (H.V.D.L.)v1

Removal


Automatic action

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