Threat Description



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


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.


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

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