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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||May 3, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||May 3, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ACO is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ACO logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ACO accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ACO is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.