Threat Detail

  • Malware Type: Trojan
  • Malware Sub-type:
  • Protection Added: 2004-04-20

This is a trojan detection. Unlike viruses, trojans do not self-replicate. They are spread manually, often under the premise that they are beneficial or wanted. The most common installation methods involve system or security exploitation, and unsuspecting users manually executing unknown programs. Distribution channels include email, malicious or hacked web pages, Internet Relay Chat (IRC), peer-to-peer networks, etc.


Minimum Engine

5400.1158

File Length

Description Added

2004-04-20

Description Modified

2004-04-20

Malware Proliferation

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All Users:
Use current engine and DAT files for detection and removal.

Modifications made to the system Registry and/or INI files for the purposes of hooking system startup, will be successfully removed if cleaning with the recommended engine and DAT combination (or higher).