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It downloads the Trj/Downloader.IUH to the affected computer, and opens several websites without the user's consent. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||May 7, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||May 9, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Downloader.ITW is a Trojan that downloads other Trojan detected as Downloader.IUH to the affected computer from a certain website. It opens several websites without the user's consent.
Downloader.ITW 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.
Downloader.ITW is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.