Item #: SCP-YAS-J

Object Class: Keter

Special Containment Procedures: Instances of SCP-YAS-J-1 are to be terminated immediately to prevent it from spreading to other humans.

Description: SCP-YAS-J is the word YAS, when heard or said by an individual they become SCP-YAS-J-1.

SCP-YAS-J-1 is human who has been affected by SCP-YAS-J, in which they will start to use the word in normal conversation.

Discovery: SCP-YAS-J's anomalous properties were discovered when the town of [REDACTED], Russia was discovered to have used the word continuously until all subjects were infected, soon after, all life signs inside of the town had stopped, which meant a total of [REDACTED] deaths.

Addendum File #1 Researcher [REDACTED] was reported to have been found to have been using the word regularly which caused 15 infections in the staff. This caused immediate termination of all infected persons.

Addendum File #2 It was found out that SCP-YAS-J cannot spread through typing or words whether on a screen or paper. See Testing Logs for how this was found out.

Testing Logs:
#1: D-|||| is introduced to SCP-YAS-J within 24 hour D-|||| was dead.
"This means that it kills people if all people within a certain area are affected" - Dr. ||||||

#2: D-|||| is introduced to a piece of paper with the word "YAS" written on, all that they commented was why "YAS" was written on the paper. They were found to be infected, However, it was later found that they were infected when they said "YAS" but not when they saw it on the paper.
"So now we can properly label this file and make the word "YAS" uncensored in the document" — Dr. |||