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It obtains confidential information, such as usersnames and passwords by logging the keystrokes typed by the user. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Dec. 4, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 4, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Banker.FOH is a Trojan that obtains confidential information, such as usernames and passwords by logging the keystrokes typed by the user.
Then, it sends the gathered information to its author via email.
Banker.FOH does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.
Banker.FOH is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.
However, when Banker.FOH is run and the user is not connected to the Internet, an error message is displayed on screen with the following text:
Socket Error # 11004