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|Effects: ||It allows remote access to affected computers.|
|First detected on:||June 24, 2002|
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 21, 2009|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Acebot is a dangerous worm, as it allows a hacker to take control of the affected computer, who could carry out the following actions, among others:
- Run files on the affected computer.
- Close a session in the affected computer.
Acebot is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any warnings or messages that indicate that it has infected a computer.