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It disables the Task Manager and the Windows Registry Editor , and downloads a file that is programmed to connect to a certain website to download malware. It spreads via the instant messaging program MSN Messenger.
|First detected on:||May 5, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||May 13, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
MSNDiablo.A is a worm that disables the Task Manager and the Windows Registry Editor.
Additionally, it downloads a file that connects from time to time to a website from which it attempts to download a file that can be of any nature, including malware.
MSNDiablo.A spreads via the instant messaging program MSN Messenger in a message written in Spanish that contains a link. If this link is followed, the user accesses the download page of MSNDiablo.A.
MSNDiablo.A is easy to recognize, as it shows the following symptoms:
- The following message is displayed when it is run:
- It reaches the computer via the instant messaging program MSN Messenger in a message like the following:
hey mira esta animación de bush http://videosgraost.com/bush.exe