Virus

Linux/Osf.8759

Analysis

  • If a file infected by this virus is run, the virus will seeks ELF binaries in the current folder and attempt to infect them
  • The virus will attach its code to the end of target files
  • Virus is a direct action infector and is memory resident
  • Virus will place a "marker" by inserting bytes in unused areas at the top of infected binaries as an indication the file has already been infected, and will not infect the file more than once