- February 7, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:52:15 AM
Also Known As:
SillyC.512 is a very simple virus. When it is executed, it enters a FindFirst/FindNext loop, looking for .com files that exist in the same directory as the virus. It then infects all .com files that it finds.
The virus contains a bug that causes infected files to crash. However, the bug will not be encountered until the end of the viral code. Therefore, this virus is able to replicate.
NOTE: This virus is detected as Bloodhound.DirActCom by virus definitions that are dated earlier than February 8, 2002.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 8, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version February 8, 2002
Initial Daily Certified version February 8, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version February 8, 2002
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Neal Hindocha