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|Effects: ||It has no destructive effects and its main objective is to spread and infect other computers.|
|Detection updated on:||April 10, 2003|
Tanked.A is a worm that has no destructive effects and whose main objective is to spread and infect other computers.
Tanked.A creates a large number of files in the Windows Cache32 directory, as if it were the shared folder of KaZaA program. The names of these files refer to computer programs, games, etc.
For a list of the files created by Tanked.A, click here.
Tanked.A is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer