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It modifies the Desktop wallpaper and displays an image, created by itself, when the computer is started. It disables the Task Manager and the configuration of the Display properties. It spreads via the shared and mapped drives.
|First detected on:||Oct. 14, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 15, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
UzaScreener.A is a worm that carries out several modifications in the Windows Registry, which prevent the user from carrying out the following actions:
- Viewing the processes that are being run through the Task Manager.
- Configuring the Display properties of the affected system, which would prevent the Desktop wallpaper from being modified.
UzaScreener.A spreads making copies of itself in the shared and mapped drives.