Boot Aids Virus - Amiga Virus Encyclopedia


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     Boot Aids Virus

     Name         : Boot Aids

     Aliases      : Lamer Boot Aids

     Clones       : Starcom 5
     Original     : Lamer Exterminator

     Type         : Bootblock
     Size         : 1024 bytes

     Symptoms     : No Symptoms

     Discovered   : -

     Way to infect: Boot Infection

     Rating       : Dangerous

     Kickstarts   : 1.2

     Damage       : Dependent on $DFF006, a block will be filled with HIV

     Visible text : In the middle:
                    the guardians greets are going to PCB    

                    In the end:
                    guardian boot-aids by hiv

     Comments     : Patched vectors: BegioIO, KickTag, KickCheckSum, SumKickData
                    The memory used by the virus will be chosen using $DFF007

                    Does it sound familiar? Resembles a Lamer virus!
                    Even the endrecognition $abcd is present.
                    Certain writing problems are present in the BB:

     Removal      : Kickstart 1.2 & 1.3 : VT-Schutz v3.17
                    Kickstart all others: VirusZ III and Xvs.library must be installed
     Test made by : Jan Andersen, Virus Help Team

     Ascii of Boot Aids virus:


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