Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Virus
Platform: DOS
Aliases: Zonked, Pirat


Zonked is normal direct action COM infector virus. It modifes 5 bytes at the beginning of the program to point to the end of the file where the rest of the virus is placed.


Automatic action

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


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Technical Details

When an infected program gets executed the virus checks the date. On 1st of January and 31st of December the virus displays this message:

La multi ani, piratilor !    

Otherwise the virus does nothing but spreads itself.

Description Created: 2006-01-01 13:57:02.0

Description Last Modified: 2006-01-01 00:00:00.0


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