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|Effects: ||It allows a hacker to gain remote access to compromised computers and carry out certain actions.|
|First detected on:||July 9, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Aug. 3, 2003|
Graps is a dangerous worm that spreads across networks. In order to do this it tries to access the ADMIN$ share in the remote computer using a combination of commonly-used user names and passwords, such as 123, admin, etc.
The main effect of Graps is that it allows hackers to gain remote access to compromised computers and carry out certain actions.
Graps is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any warnings or messages that indicate that it has infected a computer.