WoodGoblin, WG03-24XX, WG, WG03


This is a resident DOS virus which infects EXE files when they are accessed. The infected file is partly encrypted during process. WoodGoblin does not infect files starting with the letters AI, AD, WE, VD, VS, MS, HI and DR.

The virus activates by random, overwriting part of the hard drive.

This text in found inside the virus:

WG03 Copyright (C) 1995-1996 by WoodGoblin


Automatic action

Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either move the file to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or remove it.

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