1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Joke.Stupid


February 13, 2007 11:34:25 AM
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Joke.Stupid is a joke program that displays a message. The message box will move away from the cursor if you try to close the message box.


The presence of a message box that keeps moving away from the cursor.
  • Files are detected as Joke.Stupid.


Joke.Stupid is usually a stand alone program which requires manual execution.

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 September 23, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 24, 2003
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