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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||March 11, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 11, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ABK is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ABK logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ABK accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ABK is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.