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It allows to get into the affected computer.
It awaits remote-control orders to carry out.
It uses stealth techniques to avoid being detected by the user.
, via IRC.
|First detected on:||Feb. 26, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 26, 2009|
IRCBot.CKH is a Trojan, which although seemingly inoffensive, can actually carry out attacks and intrusions.
It reduces the security level of the computer:
it awaits remote-control orders received through
It uses stealth techniques to avoid being detected by the user:
- It deletes the original file from which it was run once it is installed on the computer.
IRCBot.CKH 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.
- IRC: It sends a copy of itself to all users connected to the channel to which the infected user is connected.