Threat Description

VCC

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: W32
Aliases: VCC, Virus Creation Center

Summary


This is a simple virus generation toolkit, similar to VCL and PS-MPC. It can be used to easily generate lots of viruses with minor differences.

There are tens of known viruses written with this program. Most of them are less than 1000 bytes long, and most of them infect only COM files and contain these texts:

  I-EAS Virus Creation Centre v0.19     [IE-VCC v0.19B]  


Removal


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

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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

Contact Support

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Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure


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