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|Effects: ||It has no destructive effects and its main objective is to spread and infect other computers.|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 11, 2002|
Apart.A is a worm that has no destructive effects and whose main objective is to infect other computers.
In addition, Apart.A carries out similar actions to a backdoor type Trojan.
It is easy to be infected by Apart.A as it reaches computers through many different means: e-mails with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Apart.A is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.