Contents of the README.1ST file
To use this new VIR.DAT with NETSHIELD, simply copy VIR.DAT over the
previous version of the file, then unload and reload NETSHIELD. This
will allow NETSHIELD to catch the viruses we have added detection for
in SCAN V97.
The VALIDATE.DOC file tells how to use VALIDATE. VALIDATE
can be used to check subsequent versions of VIR.DAT for
Validation codes for VIR.DAT:
File Name: vir.dat
Check Method 1 - 8B45
Check Method 2 - 00FE
If your copy of VIR.DAT differs, it may have been damaged.
Always obtain your copy of VIR.DAT from a known source.