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|Effects: ||It infects executable MS-DOS files with an EXE extension.
|Detection updated on:||April 16, 1996|
Megadeath.687 is a resident virus that infects MS-DOS files with an EXE extension.
Megadeath.687 increases the size of infected files. In addition, it encrypts the infected files in order to detection.
Megadeath.687 does not use any specific means to spread. It can reach computers through the usual means used by viruses: CD-ROMs, e-mail messages with infected attachments, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Megadeath.687 is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.