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It spreads and affects other computers.
It displays pop-up messages when it runs, distracting users and affecting productivity.
It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||Feb. 27, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 27, 2006|
Brit.C is a worm that spreads by copying itself, without infecting other files.
It affects productivity, preventing tasks from being carried out:
- In the affected computer:
it displays pop-up windows.
Brit.C does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an 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.