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|Effects: ||It infects files with an EXE, COM or SYS extension. It is also capable of corrupting all types of files.|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 1, 1989|
|Country of origin:||ISRAEL|
4096 is a virus that infects files with an EXE, COM or SYS extension. This virus goes memory resident and uses stealth techniques.
The most damaging effect of 4096 is that it can corrupt all types of files after it has infected a computer.
An indication that 4096 has infected a computer is the following message displayed on screen: