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Virus Encyclopedia

Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.

Vytra.A

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Vytra.A
Technical name:BcK/Vytra.A
Threat level:Low
Type:Backdoor
Effects:   It allows to gain remote access to the affected computer. It causes the slowdown of the system, preventing planned tasks from being carried out. It does not spread automatically using its own means.
Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

First detected on:April 24, 2006
Detection updated on:April 24, 2006
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies

Brief Description 

    

Vytra.A is a backdoor that allows hackers to gain remote access to the affected computer in order to carry out actions that compromise user confidentiality and impede the tasks performed on the computer.

 

It affects productivity, preventing tasks from being carried out:

  • In the affected computer: causes system slowdowns.

 

Vytra.A 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.