This is a simple virus which tries to disable existing antivirus software before spreading itself.
Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.
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The virus corrupts some C, PAS, TXT, ME, DOC, BAK and ASM files by writing this poem to the beginning of them:
To Karen In the realm of a greek deity, I dreamt of you. A weird reverie, Typewriters were like clouds, high in the sky, The floor was made of paper, Pencils stood for trees, A light bulb, low on the horizon, made a perfect sunset. And it rained words ... Then you came, more beautiful than ever, The only one real in my cyberspace. I felt like holding you im my arms, touching your hair, Telling you how much I loved you, How much I wanted to lose myself in your pretty brown eyes. I was almost in heaven. Suddenly it was pitch dark, The greek god had turned off the PC. It said: 'Buddy you're just a damned cyberpunk whose only friends are NPCs.' I opened my eyes, it was dawning outside. You weren't there. I miss you. I really miss you. Zyx From the slums of Beverly Hills.
The virus also contains the text strings: