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It allows to get into the affected computer.
, through shared network resources.
|First detected on:||Dec. 8, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 8, 2008|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Alureon.L is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions: screenlogging, stealing personal data, etc.
Alureon.L uses the following propagation or distribution methods:
- Exploiting vulnerabilities with the intervention of the user: exploiting vulnerabilities in file formats or applications. To exploit them successfully it needs the intervention of the user: opening files, viewing malicious web pages, reading emails, etc.
- Computer networks (shared resources): it creates copies of itself in shared network resources to which it has access.