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|Effects: ||Its steals passwords and changes the desktop wallpaper.
|First detected on:||March 14, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||March 15, 2005|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Bilrog.C is a worm that steals the affected user's user name and password for accessing Hotmail, Yahoo, Citibank, etc. It also changes the desktop wallpaper of the affected computer.
Bibrog.C is also designed to delete a series of files. However, due to a programming error, this action is not carried out.
Bibrog.C spreads via e-mail in a message with an attached file called: ACADEMIA.EXE.
Similarly, Bibrog.C can also spread through P2P (peer-to-peer) file-sharing programs and through ICQ chat channels.
It is easy to know if Bibrog.C has infected a computer, as when it is run it displays a simple game on screen:
Bibrog.C also changes the desktop wallpaper in the affected computer. In order to view the two wallpapers it can set as the default wallpaper, click here.