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It is an update of Downloader.GK.
|First detected on:||July 23, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||July 23, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Downloader.NG is an update of the Trojan detected by Panda Security as Downloader.GK.
Downloader.NG is downloaded to the computer when the user accesses certain websites and accepts to install an specific ActiveX control.
Downloader.NG is very easy to recognize as it displays several popup messages before installing the adware programs. This is a typical symptom of this type of programs.