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Pivrnec is a memory resident COM infector. It infects programs when they are executed. On October 10th it rewrites the contents of MBR of disk C: and displays the following text on the screen:

Mé jméno je Pivrnec a chtel bych Vám podekovat za poskytnutí podmínek potrebných pro moji inkubaci a zdárný vývoj mé osobnosti ...!?... Pivrnec `95
PS: Doufám, že Vás neprešla ŽÍZEN !?
(Meaning: My name is Pivrnec and I would like to thank you for offering conditions necessary for my incubation and successful development of my personality. Pivrnec ´95. PS: I hope you have not lost your thirst!?)

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