HLLP/HeyBro-B

Category: Viruses and SpywareProtection available since:08 Feb 2002 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: DOS executable file virusLast Updated:14 Jul 2003 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: Small Number of Reports

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HLLP/HeyBro-B is a prepending virus that can also send itself using email.

HLLP/HeyBro-B can arrive via email with one of the following filenames:

DIXIE.EXE
FLATLINE.EXE
ROMCARD.EXE

If the infected file is run, the message "Your program caused a divide
overflow error. If the problem persists, contact your program vendor" will
be displayed. There is the chance that the infected file will display the
message "dixie flatline - biocoded by worm" instead.

This file can also be transmitted automatically using mIRC. Infected mIRC files
are detected by mIRC/Simp-Fam.