Threat Encyclopedia

Selected viruses, spyware, and other threats: sorted alphabetically

Chill

Chill is a 554 bytes long memory resident, encrypted COM infector. Files are attacked when they are executed. The virus locates itself at the end of the “victim”. Chill contains a destructive code which formats sectors on the hard disk. In the virus there is encoded the following text:

[CHiLL TOUCH] You cannot touch these phantoms

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