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It allows to get into the affected computer.
It downloads files from several websites.
It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||July 20, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||July 20, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Downloader.JOX is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions.
Downloader.JOX accesses several websites to download files, which it then runs. These can be any type of file, although they are normally malware.
Downloader.JOX 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.