Blood Sugar Virus

 Virus Name:  Blood Sugar 
 V Status:    Rare 
 Discovery:   February, 1994 
 Symptoms:    .COM file growth 
 Origin:      Unknown 
 Eff Length:  416 Bytes 
 Type Code:   PNCK - Parasitic Non-Resident .COM Infector 
 Detection Method:  F-Prot, IBMAV, AVTK, ViruScan, Sweep, NAV, 
                    NAVDX, VAlert, PCScan, ChAV, 
                    NProt, AVTK/N, Sweep/N, IBMAV/N, NShld, NAV/N, LProt, 
                    Innoc 4.0+ 
 Removal Instructions:  Delete infected files 
 General Comments: 
       The Blood Sugar virus was received in February, 1994.  It's origin or 
       point of isolation is unknown.  This virus is a memory resident direct 
       action infector of .COM programs, including COMMAND.COM. 
       When a program infected with Blood Sugar is executed, the Blood Sugar 
       virus will infect all of the .COM programs located in the current 
       directory.  If COMMAND.COM is located in this directory, it will 
       become infected.  Infected programs will have a file length increase 
       of 416 bytes with the virus being located at the end of the file. 
       The program's date and time in the DOS disk directory listing will 
       not be altered.  The following text strings are encrypted within the 
       viral code: 
               "[C6H1206] $ Blood Sugar by MnemoniX" 

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