Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.
It spreads and affects other computers.
It downloads files from several websites.
, via mapped drives.
|First detected on:||July 14, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||July 14, 2008|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Sohanat.FE is a worm that spreads by copying itself, without infecting other files.
Sohanat.FE accesses several websites to download files, which it then runs. These can be any type of file, although they are normally malware.
Sohanat.FE uses the following propagation or distribution methods:
- Exploiting vulnerabilities with the intervention of the user: exploiting vulnerabilities in file formats or applications. To exploit them successfully it needs the intervention of the user: opening files, viewing malicious web pages, reading emails, etc.
- Computer networks (mapped drives): it creates copies of itself in mapped drives.