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Polydemo.2189#dsme

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Polydemo.2189#dsme
Technical name:Polydemo.2189#dsme
Threat level:Low
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:Dec. 13, 2009
StatisticsNo

Brief Description 

    

Polydemo.2189#dsme is a virus that spreads to other computers by copying its code to other files or programs.

 

Polydemo.2189#dsme does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.

 

Polydemo.2189#dsme uses the following infection strategies:

  • Encrypted: it encrypts its code in order to make it difficult to detect. In order to carry out its infection, the virus decrypts itself and, once infection has been carried out, it encrypts itself again.