Threat Description

Pif.Deltree

Details

Aliases: Pif.Deltree, Trojan.Pif.Deltree
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary


The 'Trojan.Pif.Deltree' is a trojan in format of a PIF file. Being run under Windows this file will execute DELTREE.EXE file with '/Y *.*' command line which will result in deleting of all directories (except shared ones) on hard drive within seconds. The trojan will only work if Windows is installed to C:\Windows\ directory. Doesn't work under Windows NT and 3.xx.



Removal


Automatic action

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

More

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

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







Technical Details:Alexey Podrezov, F-Secure


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