SCA X-Copy Bootblock - Amiga Virus Encyclopedia


     Amiga Virus Encyclopedia    
     SCA X-Copy Bootblock 

     Name         : SCA X-Copy

     Other name   : -
     Original     : Australien Parasite - Read test of the original virus     

     Type         : Bootblock
     Size         : 1024 bytes

     Original     : X-Copy v5.1 (KEIN VIRUS AUF BOOTBLOCK) and the SCA virus in
                    the bootblock

     Symptoms     : Normal X-Copy bootblock appear on screen with the text:
                    KEIN VIRUS AUF BOOTBLOCK

     Discovered   : -
     Origin       : -

     Way to infect: -

     Rating       : -

     Kickstart    : -

     Damage       : We have tested this bootblock and cant get it to spread at all
                    We have done the test on Amiga with Kickstart 1.3, 2.0 & 3.1

     Removal      : VirusZ III v1.04ß or higher, and also Xvs.library v33.47 or higher
     Visible text : KEIN VIRUS AUF BOOTBLOCK
                    and (bla-bla bla the same SCA text)

     Info         : VT-Schutz v3.17  by Heiner Schneegold,  reports that it is the 
                    X-Copy bootblock, and that it is harmless
                    VirusZ III v1.02  with xvs.library v33.42,  reports it  is the
                    SCA virus

     Comment      : But since part  of the SCA virus is in the code,  we recommend
                    that you install a new bootblock                

     Test made by : Jan Andersen, Virus Help Team
     Ascii of X-Copy (SCA) bootblock virus:


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