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Yankee Doodle

Risk Level 1: Very Low

February 13, 2007 12:48:57 PM
Also Known As:
Old Yankee, TP44VIR

Yankee Doodle was discovered in 1989 in Vienna. Its a memory resident DOS virus that infects COM and EXE files. Its most famous for the Yankee Doodle music it plays.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 19, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 5, 2018 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 19, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 6, 2018 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Motoaki Yamamura

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