Threat description




Sblank is a boot sector virus. It doesn't keep the partition info in it's correct place in the MBR of the hard drive. Due this, do not try to disinfect this virus from the hard drive with the FDISK /MBR command or F-Secure anti-virus products' generic boot sector disinfection. Contact F-Secure anti-virus support if needed.


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

More information on the scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

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

Contact Support

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

Technical Details

Sblank is a destructive virus, as it activates by overwriting disk sectors.

Sblank contains the following encrypted texts:

frankenstein's Magic v1.00a (C) Copyright 1992, Megatrends
2000 Corp. The Johan family
---- HISTORY --- I born at 11 October 1992 - 7 pm o'clock. My mission
is make all Diskette DESTROY if my 3 Counter same.
My name is frankenstein's Magic v1.00a my Copyright is (C) Copyright
1992, Megatrends 2000 Corp. The Johan family is my best family.
WARNING : I will DESTROY you disk if touch me!!! if you want my listing,
please write you name in MikroData this change only three times.
I protect you HardDisk from Illegal hand and I count my children,
Good bye.

Submit a Sample

Suspect a file or URL was wrongly detected? Send it to our Labs for further analysis

Submit a Sample

Give And Get Advice

Give advice. Get advice. Share the knowledge on our free discussion forum.

More Info