Threat Description

Doomsday

Details

Aliases: Doomsday, Null Set, Scion
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

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.



Removal


Automatic action

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More

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