Fairz

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:50 AM
Also Known As:
Fairzh, Khobar, Eternal
Type:
Virus

The way that this virus infects is to transfer its virus code during execution and/or while opening a file. While this virus will infect the COMMAND.COM file, it does not specifically seek it out.



This virus contains code to prevent someone from using a debugger on an infected file to gain access to the virus code (this is known as anti debugging).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 21, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 21, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 21, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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