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It sends phishing messages in order to obtain the passwords and the access keys of the user. Some of the affected companies are Paypal and certain Brazilian and Italian banking entities. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Feb. 18, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 19, 2008|
Phisher.BH is a Trojan that sends phishing messages in order to obtain the passwords and the access keys of the user. These messages include a link to a website that imitates the original one and a copy of the Trojan.
Paypal, which offers a service of online payment, and certain Brazilian and Italian banking entities are among the affected companies.
In order to send the phishing, it uses the email addresses that it has obtained from the affected computer.
Phisher.BH does not spread automatically by its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.
Phisher.BH is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.