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  3. Loch.1804

Loch.1804

Discovered:
February 5, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:55:37 AM
Type:
Virus

Loch.1804 is a memory-resident virus that infects .com and .exe files. The virus not only uses encryption for its virus code, but also contains code which allows the virus to change itself during each infection.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 6, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 6, 2002
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 6, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 6, 2002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Jimmy Shah
Summary| Removal

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