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It deletes the files with an MP3 and DOC extension from certain drives. It carries out several modifications in the Windows Registry, which prevent the computer from working properly. It spreads through removable, shared and mapped drives.
|First detected on:||June 21, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||June 21, 2008|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Autocrat.A is a worm that deletes the files with an MP3 and DOC extension from the drives available from the letter F: on.
Additionally, it carries out several modifications in the Windows Registry, which prevent the user from carrying out the following actions, among others:
- Viewing the processes that are being run through the Task Manager.
- Modifying the configuration of the features of the folders.
DdonAba.A spreads through removable, shared and mapped drives, making copies of itself in them.
DdonAba.A is easy to recognize, as it displays the following symptoms:
- It reaches the computer in a file the icon of a dog, like the following:
- When it is run, it opens the root directory of the C: drive. In this directory it creates a file which belongs to the following image: