KaKo Bootblock Virus - Amiga Virus Encyclopedia


     Amiga Virus Encyclopedia
     KaKo Bootblock Virus

     Name         : KaKo

     Aliases      : No Aliases

     Original     : Extreme - Read test of the original virus 

     Type         : Bootblock
     Size         : 1024 bytes

     Symptoms     : No Symptoms

     Discovered   : 28 july 1993

     Way to infect: Boot infection

     Rating       : Dangerous

     Kickstarts   : 1.2

     Damage       : Overwrites boot + Headstep

     Removal      : Kickstart 1.2 & 1.3 : VT-Schutz v3.17
                    Kickstart all others: VirusZ III v1.04ß or higher, and also Xvs.library v33.47 or higher

     Comments     : This virus cannot reset clearly on a Kickstart 2.++ AMIGA  because
                    it uses direct memory jmp`s.
                    The virus is able to kill the data on your disk.This routine  does
                    not work on faster Turboboards because of the TIMING problems.

     Test made by : Markus Schmall

     Ascii of Kako virus:


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