What to do if a virus is found Look up virus names and definitions
Look up virus definitions on the Symantec Web site
Because of the large number of viruses, the Virus Definitions Info file does not include descriptions of each virus. The Symantec Security Response Web site contains a complete list of all known viruses and related malicious code, along with descriptions.
To look up virus definitions
Point your browser to the Symantec Security Response Web site at: http://securityresponse.symantec.com
Click the Virus Encyclopedia link.
Do one of the following: Type a virus name for which to search. Scroll through the alphabetical list to locate a virus.
Select a virus to read its description.