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It deletes system tools. It spreads creating a copy of itself in the floppy drive.
|First detected on:||May 6, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||May 6, 2005|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Sachiel.H is a worm that deletes several system tools, preventing users from accessing to those. An example is the file REGEDIT.EXE, which is used to edit the Windows Registry.
It spreads by trying to create copies of itself in floppy disks which are in the floppy drive.
Sachiel.H is easy to recognize once it has affected the computer, as the following message is displayed on screen whenever it is run: