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It is designed to prevent the websites using Visual Basic Script from working properly. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Nov. 10, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 17, 2008|
Ecran.A is a Trojan which is designed to prevent the files with VBS extension to be run. These files are used in certain websites; therefore, if the users visit a web page that uses Visual Basic Script, it would not work properly.
Ecran.A does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.
Ecran.A is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.>>