Amiga Virus Encyclopedia
Amos Joshua Trojan
A new trojan have been found on Aminet today. But it has been removed,
but this might have been spread, so take care...
The trojan will after it has been executed, replace the 'c:loadwb' with
a new 'loadwb' with the size of 84.772 bytes, and create a file in your
wbstartup drawer called "Workbench" (size 40.668 bytes, packed), and now
the trojan is ready to 'play' with your Amiga. You can find this text-
string in the file:
GuRuX mEdItAtIoNz: [JoShUa`S tRoJaN]`/AdDrEzZ: [yOuR ComPuTeR]
TaZk: [SyStEm KiLlEr]
MoRe iNfOrMaTiOn: ZoMbIe@pAlA.zZn.CoM
This trojan is made with AMOS, and it is a lame trojan.....
Here is some info about the archive:
Name : New msx-2 Turbo R emulator
Trojan name : Amos Joshua Trojan
Archive name : msxR.lha
Archive size : 124.196 bytes
Trojan name : msxR.exe
Trojan size : 128.800 bytes (144.320 bytes unpacked)
Short desc : New msx-2 Turbo R emulator for 030 040 060
This trojan has been sendt to all the antivirus programmers
and they will make recog. for this trojan in the next update.
Thanx to Heiner Schneegold, Jan Erik Olausen and Alex van Niel for the
And to Gringo, Urban for the first reports about this trojan.
The archive contains 3 new viruses:
Amos Joshua 1 virus
Amos Joshua 2 virus
Amos Joshua 3 virus
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