L.A.D.S. Virus - Amiga Virus Encyclopedia


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     L.A.D.S. Virus

     Name         : L.A.D.S

     Aliases      : No Aliases

     Type         : Bootblock
     Size         : 1024 bytes

     Incidence    : No Incidence

     Discovered   : 10 juni 1991

     Way to infect: See below

     Rating       : Not very dangerous

     Kickstarts   : 1.2

     Damage       : Overwrites bootblock

     Manifestation: DisplayAlert

     Visible text : L.A.D.S Virus Hunter
                    No virus in memory
                    Press any mouse buttom
                    VIRUS found  Left=Kill   Right=Leave

     Comments     : The  L.A.D.S   virus  pretend to trick you by giving a
                    DisplayAlert  as  to be  a virus hunter bootblock, but
                    don't trust it. 

                    When you boot with a  L.A.D.S infected disk you will
                    get the following message (1):

               (1)  "L.A:D:S Virus Hunter
                    No virus in memory
                    Press any mouse button"

                    After  infection and the 5.th resets your mouse moving
                    will  be  affected  and after the 8.th resets you will
                    get the following DisplayAlert (2):

               (2)  "AMIGA COMPUTING Presents:
                    The GREMLIN Virus
                    All Code (c) 1989 By Simon Rockman:

     Removal      : Kickstart 1.2 & 1.3 : VT-Schutz v3.17
                    Kickstart all others: VirusZ III and Xvs.library must be installed
     Test made by : Safe Hex International
     Screenshot of L.A.D.S. Virus:
     Screenshot of L.A.D.S. Virus:


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