- February 13, 2007 11:58:41 AM
Also Known As:
The Parity_Boot virus checks every hour to see whether it has infected a floppy disk. If it has not infected a floppy disk in that time, it prints the following message to the screen and hangs the computer:
Parity_Boot can survive a warm boot (Ctrl+Alt+Del). To clear the virus from memory, you must shut the system down (power off) or use the Reset button.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 15, 2000
Latest Rapid Release version December 15, 2000
Initial Daily Certified version December 15, 2000
Latest Daily Certified version December 15, 2000
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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