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It reaches the computer passing itself off as a compressed file. It spreads through the removable drives of the system, making copies of itself in them.
|First detected on:||July 10, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||July 20, 2009|
Sohanat.IM is a worm which is designed to spread and affect as many computers as possible. It reaches the computer passing itself off as a compressed file, as it has the icon of this type of files.
Sohanat.IM spreads through the removable drives of the system, making copies of itself in these drives.
Sohanat.IM is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.