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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||April 12, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||April 12, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ACE is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ACE logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ACE accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ACE is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.