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Lentin.K

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Lentin.K
Technical name:W32/Lentin.K
Threat level:Low
Type:Worm
Effects:  

It ends processes belonging to antivirus and firewall programs, among others.

Affected platforms:

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

Detection updated on:Oct. 29, 2007
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Repair utility: Panda QuickRemover

Brief Description 

    

Lentin.K is a worm that ends several processes belonging to antivirus and firewall programs.>

In addition, Lentin.K rapidly spreads via e-mail in a message with variable characteristics.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Lentin.K is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.