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NaviPromo

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread

Effects 

 

It avoids being detected by the user by using the following techniques:
  • Techniques included in its code to hide its files and processes while it is active.
  • It deletes the original file from which it was run once it is installed on the computer.

 

It affects productivity, preventing tasks from being carried out:

 

Means of transmission 


NaviPromo does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs the attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.

Further Details  

NaviPromo has the following additional characteristics: