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It allows to get into the affected computer.
It changes the security settings of Internet Explorer.
It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||Feb. 28, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 29, 2006|
LowZones.QQ is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions.
It reduces the security level of the computer:
it changes the security settings of Internet Explorer, decreasing its security level.
LowZones.QQ uses the following propagation or distribution methods:
- Exploiting vulnerabilities with the intervention of the user: exploiting vulnerabilities in file formats or applications. To exploit them successfully it needs the intervention of the user: opening files, viewing malicious web pages, reading emails, etc.
- It is dropped or downloaded to the computer by other malware specimens, for example: DollarRevenue.