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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||March 16, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||April 13, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ABP is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ABP logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ABP accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ABP is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.