Anti-DAF Virus

 Virus Name:  Anti-DAF 
 V Status:    Rare 
 Discovery:   March, 1993 
 Symptoms:    .COM file growth 
 Origin:      The Netherlands 
 Eff Length:  561 Bytes 
 Type Code:   PNCK - Parasitic Non-Resident .COM Infector 
 Detection Method:  Sweep, AVTK, F-Prot, ViruScan, IBMAV, 
                    NAV, NAVDX, VAlert, PCScan, ChAV, 
                    Sweep/N, NShld, AVTK/N, LProt, NProt, NAV/N, Innoc, 
 Removal Instructions:  Delete infected files 
 General Comments: 
       The Anti-DAF virus was submitted in March, 1993, and is from The 
       Netherlands.  Anti-DAF is a non-resident, direct action infector 
       of .COM programs, including COMMAND.COM. 
       When a program infected with the Anti-DAF virus is executed, this 
       virus will infect one .COM program located in the current directory. 
       Infected programs will have a file length increase of 561 bytes 
       with the virus being located at the end of the file.  The program's 
       date and time in the DOS disk directory listing will not be altered. 
       The following text strings are encrypted within the Anti-DAF viral 
               "The Anti-DAF virus" 
               "DAF-TRUCKS Eindhoven" 
               "Hugo vd Goeslaan 1" 
               "Postbus 90063" 
               "5600 PR Eindhoven, The Netherlands" 
               "DAF sucks..." 
               "(c) 1992 Dark Helmet + The Virus Research Centre" 
       The company name and individual mentioned above, along with the 
       address, are not associated with the creation of this virus. 

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