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It is an IT tool whose only use is its capacity for carrying out damaging actions.
It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||Jan. 12, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 5, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
It is an IT tool whose only use is its capacity for carrying out damaging actions. For example, a program for automatically creating viruses, Trojans, etc.
Patcher does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.