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|Effects: ||It creates a large number of files with a CFG extension.|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 1, 1993|
Aristotle is a virus that creates a large number of files with a CFG extension. It is a direct action virus, that is, it carries out its infection immediately, attacking other programs.
It is easy to become infected by Aristotle as it reaches computers through different many ways: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Aristotle is easy to identify, as when it is run, it displays the following message:
ARiSToTLE MASS PRODUCED HACK GENERATOR.
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