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It spreads and affects other computers.
by exploiting vulnerabilities, through shared network resources.
|First detected on:||Aug. 28, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Aug. 30, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Dasher.D is a worm that spreads by copying itself, without infecting other files.
Dasher.D uses the following propagation or distribution methods:
- Exploiting vulnerabilities with the intervention of the user: exploiting vulnerabilities in file formats or applications. To exploit them successfully it needs the intervention of the user: opening files, viewing malicious web pages, reading emails, etc.
The vulnerabilities exploited are MS05-051.
- Computer networks (shared resources): it creates copies of itself in shared network resources to which it has access.