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It allows to get into the affected computer.
It generates a large amount of network traffic activity with the consequent consumption of bandwidth.
It downloads files from several websites.
, via email.
|First detected on:||Jan. 19, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 19, 2009|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
LdPinch.AUC is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions.
- In the local network:
it generates a large amount of network activity and consumes bandwidth.
LdPinch.AUC accesses several websites to download files, which it then runs. These can be any type of file, although they are normally malware.
LdPinch.AUC 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.
- Email: sending emails that include a copy of itself as an attachment. The computer is infected when the attachment is run.