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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||May 26, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||May 26, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ADE is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ADE logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ADE accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ADE is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.