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Kamuflao3

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Kamuflao3
Technical name:Trj/Kamuflao3
Threat level:Low
Type:Trojan
Effects:  It leaves computers vulnerable to remote attacks.

Affected platforms:

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

First detected on:April 3, 2003
Detection updated on:April 4, 2003
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Country of origin:SPAIN

Brief Description 

    

Kamuflao3 is a backdoor type Trojan that allows hackers to gain remote access to other computers in order to carry out actions that compromise the confidentiality of the user and impede the tasks carried out.

It is important to highlight that Kamuflao3 only affects computers with the Windows XP operating system installed.

The effects of Kamuflao3 include the following: it displays the user's password for the instant messaging program MSN Messenger, deletes the files from the root directory of the hard drive, logs the keystrokes entered in the affected computer and permanently opens the CD-ROM tray.

Kamuflao3 consists of three modules:

  • Client program: Installed on the hacker's computer.
  • Server program: Installed on the victim computer.
  • Editor program: Allows the attacker to configure certain characteristics of the server program.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Kamuflao3 is easy to identify, as when it is run it displays a game on screen. This game is designed divert the user's attention while it carries out its infection and appears as follows: