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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||Feb. 23, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 23, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ABA is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ABA logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ABA accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ABA is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.