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|Effects: ||It formats floppy disks and the information they contain will be lost.|
|Detection updated on:||March 26, 2003|
Trj.4541 is an MS-DOS Trojan whose main objective is to render floppy disks unusable by formatting them and thereby deleting the information they contain.It is easy to be infected by Trj.4541 as it reaches computers through many different means: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
An indication that Trj.4541 has reached a computer is the following message, which it displays when it is run:
“Inserte un disco para la unidad B: y presione una tecla”