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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||May 22, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||May 22, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
SpyBot.ADA is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
SpyBot.ADA logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, SpyBot.ADA accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
SpyBot.ADA is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.