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Joke.Train

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:33:30 AM
Type:
Joke
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


When Joke.Train is executed, it causes the screen to appear to move from one side to the other.

Symptoms


The screen moves from one side to the other, making content unviewable.

Transmission


This joke program consists of one executable file that must be manually executed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2016 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 29, 2016 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 18, 2003
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