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Spyforms.BQ

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Spyforms.BQ
Technical name:Trj/Spyforms.BQ
Threat level:Low
Type:Trojan
Effects:  

It controls the network traffic in order to obtain passwords from ftp, icq, pop3 and imap connections. It is being distributed in an email message informing that Barack Obama has become the 44th US president and the first Afro-American president.

Affected platforms:

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

First detected on:Nov. 6, 2008
Detection updated on:Nov. 7, 2008
StatisticsNo

Brief Description 

    

Spyforms.BQ is a Trojan which is designed to control the network traffic in order to obtain passwords from ftp, icq, pop3 and imap connections.

Spyforms.BQ is being distributed in an email message which informs that Barack Obama has become the 44th US president and the first Afro-American president.

Visible Symptoms 

    

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

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