Threat Description

Price

Details

Aliases: Price, Fischer Price 96
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This simple virus was spread in a file called ftplist.zip in the internet in fall 1996.

When the infected program is run, the virus infects one COM program in the current directory and stays resident: from now own it puts the text

Fischer Price 96  

to keyboard buffer every now and then.



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.







Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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