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Possessed

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Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Possessed

Summary


The virus contains the following text:

POSSESSED! Bwa! ha! ha! ha! ha!
 Authod: JonJon Gumba of AdU

It is reported to delete files occasionally, after it has been resident for a while.

Several variants are known, with slightly different lengths: 2367, 2443 and 2446 bytes.

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