Threat Encyclopedia

Selected viruses, spyware, and other threats: sorted alphabetically

Satria

Satria is a simple, harmless boot virus. When an attempt is made to load the system from an infected diskette the virus installs itself into memory and attacks hard disk’s MBR. If there is a not write-protected diskette in the drive the virus will attack it. The virus tests the system date and if the day is July 4th it will draw a blinking heart. In the virus body the following texts are seen:

My Honey B'day Satria

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