Virus Profile: JOKE_FLIPPED

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home N/A | Corporate N/A
Date Discovered: 3/21/1999
Date Added: 2/6/2000
Origin: N/A
Length: 4,128
Type: Hoax
Subtype: Trojan
DAT Required: N/A

Virus Characteristics

This is a harmless joke program - its purpose is to flip the screen horizontally and vertically in an effort to scare the user who runs it.

This file is a 16bit Windows executable sometimes named "FLIPPED.EXE" and in most cases is 4,128 bytes in size. This program can be detected as "Flipped" joke program by the command line scanner if using the /joke parameter.

Indication of Infection

Not applicable.

Methods of Infection

Not applicable.

Removal Instructions

All Users:
Use current engine and DAT files for detection. Delete any file which contains this detection.

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