Lamer Exterminator 1.5 Bootvirus - Amiga Virus Encyclopedia


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     Lamer Exterminator 1.5 Bootvirus 

     Name         : Lamer Exterminator 1.5

     Other name   : Lamer Exterminator 1a
     Clone        : Lamer Exterminator 1.0
     Type         : Bootblock
     Size         : 1024 bytes

     Symptoms     : No Sypmtoms

     Discovered   : 1 november 2020

     Way to infect: Boot infection

     Rating       : Dangerous

     Kickstarts   : 1.2

     Damage       : Overwrites Bootblock
     Info         : The Lamer Exterminator 1.5 Virus is a very dangerous
                    virus.  It  patches  the BeginIO()-Vector  from .the
                    trackdisk.device  to .infect  other disks. The virus
                    uses the  KICK-Vectors  to stay resident.. Sometimes
                    the  virus  fills  up. a  calculated block ($DFF006)
                    with the word "LAMER"
                    No salvage possible
     Removal      : VirusZ III v1.04ß or higher, and also Xvs.library v33.47 or higher

     Visible text : None, but decode you can read:
                    The Lamer Exterminator !!!
     Comments     : The checksum changes with each mutation
                    We have been abel to make 13 mutations

     Test made by : CrashDisk & Jan Andersen, Virus Help Team  
     Credit       : Thanks to CrashDisk for sending this to Virus Help Team     
     Ascii of Lamer 1.5 bootblock virus (Decoded):


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