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It logs keystrokes and accepts control commands, such as launching denial of service attacks against websites.
|First detected on:||May 20, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||May 20, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Spybot.ACX is a worm that spreads through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs, such as KaZaA.
Spybot.ACX logs keystrokes and stores them in text files. These text files are then sent via IRC.
In addition, Spybot.ACX accepts remote control commands, such as launching denial of service (DoS) attacks against websites.
Spybot.ACX is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.