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It is designed to download several malware samples to the affected computer. It spreads through removable drives and via IRC channels.
|First detected on:||Jan. 13, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 19, 2009|
Autorun.ARK is a worm which downloads more malware to the affected computer. It downloads the following backdoors:
These samples are designed to connect to an IRC channel and wait for remote instructions.
Autorun.ARK spreads through removable drives and via IRC channels.
Autorun.ARK is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.>