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|Effects: ||It infects executable files with an EXE extension.|
|Detection updated on:||June 24, 2002|
Corvinus is a virus that infects Windows 98 executable files with an EXE extension.
It is easy to be infected by Corvinus, as it reaches the computer through many different means: e-mails with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Corvinus is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.