Threat Encyclopedia

Selected viruses, spyware, and other threats: sorted alphabetically


W32/Dupator, PE_DUPATOR.1503, DUPATOR.1503, Win32/Dupator.1503

Win95/Dupator.1503.A is a resident virus spreading in the environment of operating systems Windows 9x/ME. It attacks the files of PE type (Portable executable).

After starting the virus attacks the file kernel32.dll in the system directory of operation system Windows (typically the directory C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\ in Windows 9x/ME) adding the section named DUPATOR!. It assures its activation after restarting the operation system in this way.

The virus attacks executable files adding the section named DUPATOR!.

NOD32 is removing this virus from version 1.337.

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