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|Alias:||Porndial.b, Trojan/W32.Porndial.b, Trj/W32.Porndial.b|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 14, 2003|
Dialer.K is a dialer, which establishes a connection to a premium rate number. This dialer is called Freesex.
Once the dialer has been installed on the computer, it creates a shortcut to the file FREESEX.EXE on the Windows Desktop.
Dialer.K also offers users the option of disabling the dialer through the option Add/Remove Programs, in the Windows Control Panel. If the user selects this option, the program seems to be uninstalled. However, the file FREESEX-UNINSTALL.EXE is not eliminated from the Windows system directory.
It is very easy to know if Dialer.K has affected a computer, as it creates a shortcut to the file FREESEX.EXE on the Desktop.
The icon of the shortcut appears as follows: