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It obtains confidential information from the affected computer, such as access passwords to several services, digital certificates or information about the system. Then it sends the gathered data to its author. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||April 4, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||April 11, 2008|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Banker.KWA is a Trojan that obtains confidential information from the affected computer.
The information it obtains is the following:
- access passwords to different services such as email services.
- digital certificates (files with a CRT extension).
- information about the system, such as computer name and IP address, among others.
Then, it sends the gathered information to its author.
Banker.KWA reaches the computer in a file with the icon of a PDF document. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
Banker.KWA is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.