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|Effects: ||It does not have destructive effects. Its main aim is to spread and infect other computers|
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 14, 2001|
Lucky.2230 is a resident virus that infects MS-DOS files with EXE and COM extension, including COMMAND.COM.
This virus uses stealth techniques in order to hide its actions on the affected computer. In addition, it encrypts the files it infects to make it more difficult to detect.
Lucky.2230 is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate that it has reached the computer.