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|Effects: ||It infects executable files and corrupts the boot sector of the hard drive, preventing the computer from being started up.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spaces.1245 is a virus that infects Windows executable files (files with an EXE extension) .
This virus has a very destructive payload, which it carries out on June 1. On this date, the virus corrupts the boot sector of the hard drive, preventing the user from starting up the infected computer.
Spaces.1245 does not display any warnings or clear symptoms of infection before carrying out its actions. However, once Spaces1245 has infected the computer, it will not start up.