Type File virus
Creator emp && rikenar
Date Discovered 2004
Place of Origin
Source Language Assembly
Platform DOS
File Type(s) ELF
Infection Length 960 bytes

Amon also known as Thebe is a simple Linux virus. It appeard in issue 7 of 29A magazine. When executed, it infects all ELF files in the current directory. The virus opens a shell on either port 5555 or 5556. It also has a few stealth features including entry-point obscuring and anti-debugging. It also restores the last date the file was modified.

emp && rikenar. 29A Magazine, Issue 7, AMON by emp && rikenar 2004

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