Virus

W32/Manifest.A!dos

Analysis

W32/Manifest.A!dos is classified as malware using a Denial of Service attack mechanism.
Denial of Service attack employs by malware to flood the computer network by useless packets in order to slow down all connected systems.
The Fortinet Anti-Virus Analyst Team is currently in the process of creating a detailed description for this virus.

Recommended Action

    FortiGate Systems
  • Check the main screen using the web interface for your FortiGate unit to ensure that the latest AV/NIDS database has been downloaded and installed on your system - if required, enable the "Allow Push Update" option.
    FortiClient Systems
  • Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.