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It allows hackers to enter and attack the affected computer. It spreads and affects other computer.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
W32/Shatrix is an e-mail worm that sends itself out to every contact inMS OutlookAddress Book. It also moves the current window acrossthe screen, modifies the Windows Registry and attempts to delete a series of files.
When the attached file is run, the wormmoves the current window quickly across the screen fora fewmoments. Next, it copies itself to the Windows\System directory under a name made up of 8 randomly selected characters (both letters and numbers).