Threat Encyclopedia

Selected viruses, spyware, and other threats: sorted alphabetically


Bizatch is a virus that does not come resident. It is a virus with direct action. It infects files executable under system Windows 95 (so called Portable Executable, short PE, used also in Windows NT). When an infected program is executed the virus will infect windows files in current directory. Moreover, on the 31st day of a month the infected files disclose their presence by displaying a window with header “Bizatch by Quantum / VLAD”. It contains the following text:

The taste of fame just got tastier!
VLAD Australia does it again with the world's first Win95 Viru
From the old school to the new..
Metabolis Qark Darkman Quantum CoKe

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