Threat Description



Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Problem


Not yet analyzed.


Automatic action

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

More scanning & removal options

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Technical Details

Variant:Problem-856, Problem-863

Other:Resident, COM/EXE-files


These variants contain the text "THIS IS YOUR PROBLEM !". They are probably later versions, as they can infect .COM files too. The latest variant to be discovered is similar to the others, but 854 bytes long.


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