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It simulates the process of deleting all the files in the hard drive by displaying messages.
|First detected on:||Sept. 8, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 30, 2003|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Aloap is a joke type malware. These harmless programs display fake error messages on screen warning about the execution of destructive actions, fake these actions or change the mouse or screen settings.
To be more precise, Amigo simulates the process of deleting all the files in the hard drive by displaying a series of messages.
If the user wants to stop the effects of this joke and return to normal work, it is necessary to access the shortcut keys Ctrl + Alt + Del and end the process belonging to Aloap.