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Virus Encyclopedia

Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.

Tarcub

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Tarcub
Technical name:Trj/Tarcub
Threat level:Low
Type:Trojan
Effects:  

It deletes the COMMAND.COM file.

Affected platforms:

Windows XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

Detection updated on:Sept. 9, 2002
StatisticsNo

Brief Description 

    

Tarcub is a Trojan that activates on 9, 19 or 29 of each month and deletes one of the files the Windows operating system needs to work: COMMAND.COM.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Tarcub is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.