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It modifies the results offered by several searchers when the user makes certain searches and downloads different malware to the affected computer. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||May 23, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 23, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Conycspa.AJ is a Trojan that modifies the results offered by several searchers, among them Google and Yahoo!, when the user makes searches related to certain medications. Of the results displayed, the first ones belong to websites selected by Conycspa.AJ.
Additionally, it downloads the following malware to the affected computer:
Conycspa.AJ 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.
Conycspa.AJ is easy to recognize, as when users access the Google page, they are redirected to another one like the following: