- February 13, 2007 11:58:54 AM
Also Known As:
- Jan1, Int83.800, BigMouse, November, 800
The November_17th .800.A virus is a simple .COM and .EXE file infector that infects files as they are executed, opened, or in the process of having their file attributes changed.
This virus contains a routine to prevent itself from infecting any file with the name of SCAN or CLEAN, system files, and .COM files with a size greater than 60,000 bytes.
When the virus activates, it overwrites the first 8 sectors of the current drive.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 19, 2000
Latest Rapid Release version December 19, 2000
Initial Daily Certified version December 19, 2000
Latest Daily Certified version December 19, 2000
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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