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Joke.Amigo

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:33:38 AM
Type:
Joke
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


When this joke program is executed, it pretends to delete all the files and folders and formats the hard disk.

Symptoms


The presence of a file on the system detected as Joke.Amigo.

Transmission


Varies

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 1, 2015 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 8, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 12, 2002
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