ShineAway Virus

 Virus Name:  ShineAway 
 Aliases:     ShineAway.620 
 V Status:    New 
 Discovered:  January, 1996 
 Symptoms:    .EXE file growth 
 Origin:      Sweden 
 Eff Length:  620 Bytes 
 Type Code:   PNE - Parasitic Non-Resident .EXE Infector 
 Detection Method: ChAV, F-Prot, AVTK, IBMAV, ViruScan, NAV, NAVDX, PCScan, 
                   Innoc, AVTK/N, IBMAV/N, NShld, NAV/N 
 Removal Instructions:  Delete infected files 
 General Comments: 
       The ShineAway virus was recieved in January, 1996, and appears to 
       be from Sweden.  It is a non-resident, direct action infector of 
       .EXE files. 
       When a program infected with the ShineAway virus is executed, this 
       virus will infect one .EXE file located in the current directory. 
       Infected files will have a file length increase of 620 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 viral code: 
           ".. *.exe" 
           "Eternal love, is like heaven," 
           "sometimes like eternal rain," 
           "sadness, deep inside pain !" 
           "[Shine Away]" 
           ".oO 1995 by CoKe Oo.$Made in Luxembourg 1995" 

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