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Nedro.B

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Nedro.B
Technical name:W32/Nedro.B.worm
Threat level:Low
Alias:W32/Rungbu
Type:Worm
Effects:  

It ends several processes belonging to security tools, eliminates the option Run from the Start menu and hides the extensions belonging to certain files. It is programmed to spread via IRC and Yahoo Messenger.

Affected platforms:

Windows XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

First detected on:Oct. 9, 2006
Detection updated on:Oct. 9, 2006
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies

Brief Description 

    

Nedro.B is a worm that ends processes belonging to several security tools, such as antivirus programs and firewalls, among others.

Additionally, it eliminates the option Run from the Start menu, prevents users from accessing the Windows Registry and hides the extensions belonging to certain files.

Nedro.B is programmed to spread via IRC and the instant messaging program Yahoo Messenger.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Nedro.B is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.

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