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It infects executable files and drops the rootkit Krpan.D, in order to hide itself. It spreads across networks and via email.
|First detected on:||Nov. 6, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 21, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Radoppan.A is a virus that also has worm characteristics. It infects the executable files it finds in the affected computer.
Additionally, it drops the rootkit Krpan.D in order to hide its processes, files and Windows Registry entries.
Radoppan.A uses the following means of transmission:
- Across computer networks, by creating copies of itself in the network shared resources.
- Via email, using its own SMTP engine.
Radoppan.A is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.