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Virus Name  : W95/Hybris

Alias             : Hahaha worm

Virus type    : File Infector, E-mail worm

Threat level : Medium

Virus details :

                     Hybris is a complex deadly worm, it will update the plugins from the virus author's site or through a virus conference news group alt.comp.virus. The worm uses Win95/Babylonia virus technique to download plugins, but it uses strong encryption on plugins using RSA 128 bit keys. The worm patches WSOCK32.DLL to email automatically.

                     The plugins are designed to do different tasks like infect files inside the archives like RAR and ZIP, post messages to alt.comp.virus group, etc. The worm uses different file names, message subject and message body to infect the host PC. Users are advised not to open attachments with .EXE, PIF and SCR extensions.

                     Still now more than 32 plug-ins of hybris worm detected including NEWS.DAT, DOSEXE.DAT, ENCR.DAT, HTTP.DAT, AVINET.DAT, PRON.DAT, SPIRALE.DAT, SUB7.DAT. Solo detects and removes W95/Hybris and its variants without problems.

How can I protect my system?

                   Solo has incorporated W95/Hybris in its signature file to protect users from this worm attack. Solo antivirus registered users are already protected from this worm. Make sure that you have installed registered version of Solo Antivirus to protect your system from all virus threats.

How to remove this worm?

                   If you are already infected with this worm, you can remove it from your computer using Solo Antivirus software. Solo antivirus can detect and remove W95/Hybris safely. Use the following link to Download 30 day trial version of Solo antivirus to remove viruses from your computer.

                   After cleaning the Hybris worm, Solo recovers patched WSOCK32.DLL file also. So Solo users need not search for pure copy of WSOCK32.DLL file.

                   Solo anti-virus not only scans for all viruses, it contains a unique System Integrity Checker to protect you from New Internet Worms, Backdoors and malicious VB, Java Scripts. It also effectively removes all existing Internet Worms, File viruses, malicious VB, Java scripts, Trojans, Backdoors, boot sector, partition table and macro viruses.

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