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Virus Encyclopedia

Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.

Peito

Threat LevelHigh threatDamageSevereDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Peito
Technical name:W32/Peito
Threat level:Medium
Type:Virus
Effects:  

It deletes the content of the hard drive (it formats the C: drive).

Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

Detection updated on:Feb. 18, 2003
StatisticsNo

Brief Description 

    

Peito is an MS-DOS virus. The actions carried out by this virus are considered very dangerous, as it is capable of reformatting the C: drive, in other words, deleting its content.

It spreads rapidly, infecting MS-DOS and Windows executable files.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Peito is easy to recognize, as it displays different messages on screen whenever it activates. These messages include the following:

¡No se quien soy!

Que suerte! ¡Hoy es un gran dia para ti!