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|Effects: ||It does not have any destructive effects. Its main aim is to spread and infect other computers.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Petik.D is a resident worm with no destructive effects, which goes memory resident until an Internet connection is established.
When this connection is established, Petik.D sends itself to all the contacts in Outlook’s Address Book.
Petik.D is easy to identify, as it always reaches computers in an e-mail message with the following characteristics:
“Xtra game for you”
“This is for you”