Threat Description



Aliases: Solano, Dyslexia
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32


This is family of two viruses, which originated in Solano county in California. One, known as "Dyslexia" is 2000 bytes long and adds 1991 bytes in front of .COM files and 9 bytes at the end.


Automatic action

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


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Technical Details


The other known member of the family, "Subliminal 1.10" is 1494 bytes long. This variant constantly flashes the text "LOVE, REMEMBER?" for a fraction of a second in a corner of the screen.


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