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Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Aliases: Breeder, Shield


In addition to its operation as a regular "companion" type virus, this virus will append a 172 byte Trojan to COM files, which may display the message:

I greet you user.I am COM-CHILD, son of The Breeder Virus.Look out for the RENAME-PROBLEM !


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