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Kaos4.697

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:32 AM
Type:
Virus

Upon execution of an infected file, the virus searches out and infects the first non-infected .COM file and the first non-infected .EXE file that it finds within the current working directory.

If the virus does not find an uninfected .EXE or .COM file within the current working directory, it will search through the directories listed in the system’s PATH=statement, looking for such a file to infect.

Infected files contain the following ASCII strings:

KAOS4 / Köhntark

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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