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It displays fake login screens when the user visits several online banking entities and logs the access information to these banks. It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||May 3, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||May 3, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Banker.HIK is a Trojan that displays fake login screens when users access certain online banking entities.
It logs the information when login details are entered on the fake web pages.
Banker.HIK 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.HIK is easy to recognize, as when it is run, it displays the following error message: