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It is designed to steal passwords and banking data. When it is run, it causes the system to be restarted. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||July 14, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||July 14, 2008|
Sinowal.VPB is a Trojan which is designed to steal passwords and banking data. In order to do so, it monitors the browsing of the users and when they visit the website belonging to certain banking entities, the Trojan will intercept all the information entered by them.
This way, it could obtain banking data which would endanger the security of the users' information.
Sinowal.VPB does not spread automatically by its own means.
Sinowal.VPB is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.