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It allows to get into the affected computer.
It changes the security settings of Internet Explorer.
It does not spread automatically using its own means.
|First detected on:||June 16, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||June 16, 2008|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Banbra.FUW is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions.
It reduces the security level of the computer:
it changes the security settings of Internet Explorer, decreasing its security level.
Banbra.FUW 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.
Banbra.FUW is easy to recognize, as it shows the following symptoms:
- It changes the homepage of Internet Explorer.