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Cross Platform Win32/Linux Virus

By Phantasm66
Jun 2, 2002
  1. source: http://slashdot.org/articles/02/06/02/1749237.shtml?tid=99

    source: http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/linux.simile.html
     
  2. Tweakster

    Tweakster TS Enthusiast Posts: 199

    Quote:

    Win32,Linux}/Simile.D is a very complex virus that uses entry-point obscuring, metamorphism, and polymorphic decryption. It is the first known polymorphic metamorphic virus to infect under both Windows and Linux.

    Err so what's that mean in language i can understand ?
     
  3. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Posts: 1,319

    Glad they've cleared up that Windows is affected, but isn't affected :)
     
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