Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Yeke, Boat

Summary


Yeke is a memory-resident encrypted virus that infects EXE-files when they are executed.

Sometimes the virus plays a tune and displays the following message:

Be Careful. YEKE Controls Your Computer. 		

after this the computer hangs.

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Technical Details



Variant:Yeke.2425

This virus occasionally tries to erases CMOS contents and overwrite random sectors on the hard drive with a simple trojan. It also plays a tune and displays the following message:

 TERMINATOR
2
lives...

 The Judgement Day has come!
 Your system has been terminated.

There are also 1076 and 1204 bytes long variants.