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Trj.Reboot does not have any destructive effects on the computer. The only effect of this Trojan is that the computer restarts for no apparent reason.
In order to carry out its infection, Trj.Reboot uses Visual Basic.5 libraries. Therefore, these libraries must be installed for this virus to infect a computer. To be more precise, it uses the file MSVBVM50.DLL.
Means of transmission
Trj.Reboot does not use any specific mean to spread. It can use any of the means normally used by other viruses: floppy disks, CD-ROM, e-mails with infected attachments, Internet downloads, FTP, etc.
The file that carries out the infection is 177,664 bytes in size.