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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||March 13, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||March 13, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ABN is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ABN logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ABN accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ABN is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.