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It attempts to connect to an IRC server in order to receive remote control commands and downloads the Trojan detected as Spammer.ZV in the affected computer. It exploits several vulnerabilities, in order to spread to as many computers as possible.
|First detected on:||March 5, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||March 5, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Rinbot.F is a worm that attempts to connect to an IRC servers in order to receive remote control commands, which would allow its author to gain total control over the affected computer.
Additionally, it downloads the Trojan detected as Spammer.ZV in the affected computer.
Rinbot.F spreads across the Internet by exploiting several vulnerabilities.
Rinbot.F is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.