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Black Monday

Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Black Monday

Summary


The name of this virus is derived from a text string found inside it:

Black Monday 2/3/90 KV KL MAL
 

It is rarely possible to restore infected .EXE files, as the virus may overwrite some bytes at the end of the file.

Removal


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Technical Details



Variant:Borderline

A 781 byte, possibly older variant, which is only able to infect COM files.