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Date discovered:24/09/2007
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:No
VDF version:
IVDF version:

 General JOKE/ - Joke

This class of detection flags programs that might trick the user into believing the the system is malfunctioning, infected with malware or that it has been compromised.

This detection is mean to alleviate those fears and flag the file as a simple joke. It can be disabled and is recommended if the user doesn't want this type of software to be detected.

Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Andrei Ivanes on Thursday, April 29, 2010
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Tuesday, May 4, 2010

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