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|Effects: ||It displays a message on screen that asks the user a question and does not allow to push the No button.|
|First detected on:||Sept. 8, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 2, 2003|
Idiot is a joke typemalware. 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, Idiot displays a message on screen that asks the user a question and does not allow to push the No button.
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 Idiot.
Idiot is easy to recognize, as it displays the following message on screen: