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|Effects: ||It connects to a web page an downloads the worm Mimail.N.|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 16, 2004|
Downloader.AC is a Trojan that connects to the web page http://www.aquarium-fish.ru and downloads and runs a file called TEMP.EXE. This file is detected by Panda Antivirus as W32/Mimail.N.worm.
Downloader.AC has been massively sent in an e-mail message with the subject PAYPAL.COM NEW YEAR OFFER and an attached file called PAYPAL.EXE.
Downloader.AC is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.
However, Downloader.AC has been massively sent in an e-mail message with the subject PAYPAL.COM NEW YEAR OFFER and an attached file called PAYPAL.EXE.