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|Effects: ||It has no destructive effects, it infects PE files.
|First detected on:|
|Detection updated on:||April 11, 2003|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
ILMX.1291 is a resident viruswith no destructive effects, which infects PE files.
This virus detects PE files when they are run or copied from one directory to another. Then, it infects these files by copying the virus code to the end of them.
ILMX.1291 does not use any specific means to spread. It can reach computers through the usual means used by viruses: Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, e-mail messages with infected attachments, etc.
ILMX.1291 is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.