Rape

Threat description

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary

When this virus activates it will attempt to format the beginning of each drive on the system, destroying the FAT and the root directory.



Removal

Automatic action

Depending on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either automatically delete, quarantine or rename the suspect file, or ask you for a desired action.

More scanning & removal options

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Technical Details


Variant:Rape-11

Size:747

This variant is slightly larger, and it contains one additional feature, which is limited "stealth" ability, as no increase in size is visible when a DIR command is given if the virus is active.


Variant:Rape-2.2

This 2877 byte variant adds encryption and the ability to infect .EXE files.






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