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|Common name:||Keyboard_Bug Family |
|Technical name:||Keyboard_Bug Family|
|Effects: ||It infects files with an EXE or COM extension, where it adds junk text and changes characters.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Keyboard_Bug Family is a resident virus that infects files with an EXE or COM extension on affected computers. However, it never infects the file COMMAND.COM.
This virus drops junk characters in the text and changes all zeros to nines.
If the number nine appears instead of zero when a file with an EXE or COM extension is run, this may mean that Keyboard_Bug Family has infected a computer.