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Nakuru.A

Threat LevelLow threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Nakuru.A
Technical name:Trj/Nakuru.A
Threat level:Medium
Type:Trojan
Effects:  

It modifies the Internet Explorer window title, changing it to the message Infected by GoKill ...^^v.... This way, when the user opens a website with Internet Explorer, this message will be displayed in the window title. It does not spread automatically by its own means.

Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

First detected on:March 24, 2008
Detection updated on:March 28, 2008
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies

Brief Description 

    

Nakuru.A is a Trojan that modifies the Internet Explorer window title, changing it to the message Infected by GoKill ...^^v....

this way, when the user opens a website with Internet Explorer, the message mentioned above will be displayed in the window title.

Nakuru.A does not spread automatically by its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Nakuru.A is easy to recognize, as it modifies the Internet Explorer window title, changing it to the following message Infected by GoKill ...^^v...:

Image displayed by Nakuru.A

This way, when the user opens a website with Internet Explorer, the message above will appear in the window title.