Western Ukraine Virus

 Virus Name:  Western Ukraine 
 V Status:    New 
 Discovered:  July, 1994 
 Symptoms:    .COM file growth; file date/time seconds = "62" 
 Origin:      Unknown 
 Eff Length:  274 Bytes 
 Type Code:   PNCK - Parasitic Non-Resident .COM Infector 
 Detection Method:  IBMAV, AVTK, ViruScan, Sweep, F-Prot, NAV, 
                    NAVDX, VAlert, 
                    AVTK/N, Sweep/N, IBMAV/N, NShld, NProt, NAV/N, Innoc 4.0+ 
 Removal Instructions:  Delete infected files 
 General Comments: 
       The Western Ukraine virus was received in July, 1994.  Its origin or 
       point of isolation is unknown.  It is a non-resident direct action 
       infector of .COM programs, including COMMAND.COM. 
       When a program infected with the Western Ukraine virus is executed, 
       this virus will infect one .COM file located in the current directory. 
       Infected programs will have a file length increase of 274 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 appear to be 
       altered, but the seconds field will have been set to "62".  The 
       following text strings are visible within the viral code in all 
       infected programs: 
               "Western Ukraine" 

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