Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: Leapfrog, USSR 516


This simple, Russian COM virus is interesting in one way - it is the first virus which does not modify the beginning of the programs it infects. The virus code is located at the end of infected programs, but the jump to the virus is inside the program, not at the beginning, as is usual.


Automatic action

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


More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

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