Threat Description

Rape

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Rape, Rape-10

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

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.



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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