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It infects the Delphi compiler (versions 4, 5, 6 and 7) in such a way that the files compiled with this tool will get infected. It reaches the computer by distributing the previously infected files.
|First detected on:||Aug. 24, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 2, 2010|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Induc.A is a virus which infects the Delphi compiler in such a way that the files compiled with this tool will get infected. The affected versions of the Delphi compiler are 4, 5, 6 and 7.
Induc.A reaches computers when previously infected files are distributed, entering computers through any of the usual channels: floppy disks, email messages with attachments, Internet download, files transferred via FTP, IRC channels, P2P file sharing networks, etc.
Induc.A is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.>>>>