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Oscarbot.YQ displays annoying messages when users are browsing through the Internet Explorer, so that users access websites that advertise different pay services. Although users close these messages, they will be displayed after a while.
Oscarbot.YQ carries out the following actions:
Oscarbot.YQ creates the following files in the Windows directory:
Oscarbot.YQ creates the following entries in the Windows Registry:
Oscarbot.YQ spreads sending meesages that point to the download of the worm via instant messaging programs like Yahoo! Messenger and via the Skype.
Oscarbot.YQ is 86,016 bytes in size.