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|Effects: ||It ends processes belonging to antivirus programs. These programs will stop working temporarily|
|Detection updated on:||April 4, 2003|
Killav.Q is a Trojan that ends active processes related to antivirus programs in the affected computer. By doing this, these programs will temporarily stop working.
Killav.Q does not use any specific means to spread. In fact, it can use any of the means normally used by viruses: floppy disks, CD-ROMs, e-mail messages with infected attachments, Internet downloads, FTP, etc
Killav.Q is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any warnings or messages that indicate that it has reached a computer.