is a virus that exploits the autorun feature of Windows. It copies the autorun.inf files on each drive of the computer, be it permanent or a removable media such as DVDs, CD ROMs, USB Devices, or Memory Sticks. The recycler virus originated from the W32.Lecna.H worm that spreads itself by copying itself to all the active drives.
The virus creates a hidden folder in each active drive. Each time you insert a removable media, it will execute itself. It uses a batch file to modify the system registry and executes itself each time the system starts up. You cannot remove the virus even after formatting your removable media. The anti-virus software may detect it but cannot remove it. [Read more...]