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Leandro

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Leandro
Technical name:Leandro
Threat level:Low
Alias:Timewarp,
Type:Virus
Effects:   It carries out damaging actions on the affected computer. It does not spread automatically using its own means.
Affected platforms:

MS-DOS

Detection updated on:July 10, 2008
StatisticsNo
Country of origin:UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Brief Description 

    

Leandro is a resident Boot virus that infects the boot sector of hard disks (MBR -

Master Boot Record) and floppy disks (BOOT). To infect the MBR of a hard disk the

computer must be booted from an infected floppy disk. There is no other way for

this virus to carry out an infection. Once the MBR has been infected, the virus goes

memory resident and infects all the floppy disks that are accessed by the machine,

providing they are not write-protected.

 

On October 21, Leandro displays a message on the screen. 

Visible Symptoms 

    

On October 21, Leandro displays the following message on the screen:

 

Leandro and Kelly! GV-MG-BRAZIL
You have this virus since xx-xx-xx
(where xx-xx-xx is the date when the virus infected the computer for the first time)