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It reduces the security level of the computer, disables the Task Manager and the Windows Registry Editor, and modifies the Internet Explorer Start Page. It spreads via the instant messaging programs AOL Instant Messenger, Windows Live Messenger, Windows Messenger and Yahoo Messenger.
Sohanat.CU is a worm that reduces the protection level of the computer, as it ends several processes, belonging to security tools.
Additionally, it disables tools, such as the Task Manager, which allows users to view the processes that are being run, and the Windows Registry Editor.
On the other hand, it modifies some items, such as the Internet Explorer Start page and the website that the user views when Yahoo Messenger is accessed.
Sohanat.CU spreads via the instant messaging programs AOL Instant Messenger, Windows Live Messenger, Windows Messenger and Yahoo Messenger in a message that contains a link. If this link is followed, the user accesses the download page of Sohanat.CU.
Sohanat.CU is easy to recognize, as it reaches the computer in one of the following instant messages with a link:
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