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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||March 15, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 15, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ABO is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ABO logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ABO accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ABO is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.