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Doomsday

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Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Doomsday, Null Set, Scion

Summary


This encrypted virus contains the following texts:

A scion to none

 Certainly no fun

 Total destruction when done

 Introducing DOOMSDAY ONE

 Written in Orlando, FL on 05/13/91

 Your disk is dead!

 Long live DOOMSDAY 1.0

The texts, as well as some pieces of code seem to indicate that the virus is destructive, but it has not yet been analyzed.

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