Threat Description



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


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.


Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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

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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