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It disables services belonging to several security tools and has rootkit functionalities, which allow it to hide files, processes and Windows Registry entries.
|First detected on:||March 25, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 25, 2006|
Bagle.HZ is a worm that has rootkit functionalities, which allow it to hide files, processes and Windows Registry entries. It attempts to disable services belonging to several security tools, such as antivirus programs and firewalls, among others.
Bagle.HZ is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.