Stoned is the name of a boot sector computer virus created in It is one of the very first viruses and is thought to have been written by a student in. Stoned is a large family of boot sector viruses on the DOS platform dating from early in Prominent members of this family include the infamous. Virus:Boot/Stoned is a simple virus that seems to have been designed to be harmless. Due to a mistake however, it did not quite work out that way. Stone is able.
Some viruses, like the Stoned virus we will be looking at shortly, are designed do nothing more than print a message on the screen. Aside from a slight drop in. The original Stoned virus infected KB " diskettes and did not cause any damage. The original diskette-only infector is now considered. Stoned is the name of a boot sector computer virus created in It is one of the very first viruses and is thought to have been written by a university student in .
On May 15, , a virus signature of an antique virus called DOS/STONED was inserted into the block chain. This caused Microsoft Security.