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Joke.Meltscreen

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:10 AM
Type:
Joke
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Joke.Meltscreen is a harmless joke program that temporarily distorts the Windows desktop so that it appears to melt.

Symptoms


  • Your Symantec product detects files as Joke.Meltscreen.
  • The Windows desktop is distorted.

Transmission


This program must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 9, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 9, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 10, 2005
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