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Virus Encyclopedia

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Agent.A

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Agent.A
Technical name:Trj/Agent.A
Threat level:Low
Alias:BKDR_AGENT.A, TrojanProxy.Win32.Agent.l
Type:Trojan
Effects:  

It goes memory resident and listens to two ports.

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Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

First detected on:Jan. 10, 2004
Detection updated on:Jan. 12, 2005
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies

Brief Description 

    

Agent.A is a Trojan that goes memory resident and listens to the port 46,204 and another port generated at  random.

Agent.A is usually dropped on the affected computer by other Trojan, which also drops other malware.

Agent.A attempts to update itself by connecting to several web pages. However, these addresses are no longer available.

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Visible Symptoms 

    

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