Threat Description

Print Screen Boot

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Print Screen Boot

Summary


This is a very small virus that stores the original boot sector in the last sector of the root directory, just like the Stoned and Korea viruses. It relocates the original INT 13 to INT 6D, which will cause problems with many VGA cards. As the name indicates, the virus will occasionally perform a PrintScreen operation.



Removal


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

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.








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