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It is designed to connect to a remote server through which the computer can be remotely controlled by an attacking user. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Dec. 26, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 26, 2008|
Emogen.B is a backdoor which connects to a server through which it can be remotely controlled by a malicious user.
This would allow him to carry out malicious actions, such as downloading any type of files or stealing information from the computer, among others.
Emogen.B does not spread automatically by its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.
Emogen.B is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.>>>