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Aristotle

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Aristotle
Technical name:Aristotle.480
Threat level:Low
Alias:Aristotle Mass
Type:Trojan
Effects:  It creates a large number of files with a CFG extension.
Detection updated on:Jan. 1, 1993
StatisticsNo
Family:VALENTIN

Brief Description 

    

Aristotle is a virus that creates a large number of files with a CFG extension. It is a direct action virus, that is, it carries out its infection immediately, attacking other programs.

It is easy to become infected by Aristotle as it reaches computers through different many ways: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Aristotle is easy to identify, as when it is run, it displays the following message:

ARiSToTLE MASS PRODUCED HACK GENERATOR.
Copyright (c) - 1993 BLACK AXiS WaReZ.