Threat Description

Backfont

Details

Aliases: Backfont, USSR 905
Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32

Summary


This virus has not been analyzed fully, but it appears to change the font on EGA/VGA displays when it activates.

Two variants are known, 765 and 900 bytes.



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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