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Screaming_Fist.II.696

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:55 AM
Also Known As:
Fist 2, Scream
Type:
Virus

The Screaming_Fist.II.696 virus is a rather simple memory-resident .COM and .EXE file infecting virus which uses encryption for it’s virus code and targets the C:\COMMAND.COM file.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 18, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 18, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 18, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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