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Infober.A

Threat LevelHigh threatDamageSevereDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Infober.A
Technical name:W32/Infober.A.worm
Threat level:Medium
Type:Worm
Effects:  

It opens the UDP port 45075 as a backdoor so that it allows the affected computer to be remotely administrated. It logs its own actions in a text file. It spreads across network shared resources.

Affected platforms:

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

First detected on:Aug. 2, 2005
Detection updated on:Aug. 5, 2005
StatisticsNo

Brief Description 

    

Infober.A is a worm that opens the UDP port 45075, as a backdoor and it allows the affected computer to be remotely administrated, in order to carry out actions that compromise users' confidentiality or that impede their work.

Additionally, Infober.A logs its own actions in a text file.

Infober.A spreads across computer networks. In order to do so, it creates a list of the network shared resources and makes copies of itself there.

Visible Symptoms 

    

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