Intrusion Prevention

Virus.Massacre.POP3

Description

Indicates the presence of the Midnight Massacre virus.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems

Impact

The Midnight Massacre virus will infect .COM or.EXE files as they are opened, executed, or their attributes are accessed. Also, if the system time is 12:00am, the virus will delete any file executed or opened.

Recommended Actions

Run a virus scan on the affected system.