Threat Description

Shatin

Details

Aliases: Shatin, Kwok, KKY
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This virus infects COM files during DIR commands. It activates on the 1st of any month, displaying garbage and trying to overwrite the command interpreter.

Shatin contains this text:

Made in Hong Kong (Shatin)  


Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More

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Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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