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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity LOW LOW
Payload Sets IE start page
Detection files published 18 Oct 2001 03:00:00
Description created 14 Nov 2001 06:07:00
Description updated 14 Nov 2001 06:07:00
Malware type VIRUS
Alias
Spreading mechanism FILE_INFECTION
Summary None

W95/Whog.878

Spreading

n/a

Payload Details

This virus locks the Internet Explorer start page and sets it pointing to a chinese educational web site. The page in question is at the time of writing not available.

Analysis

n/a

Removal

The IE start page should be set back to normal manually.  


Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:14