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|Effects: ||It has no destructive effects. Its main objective is to spread and infect other computers.|
|First detected on:||Feb. 20, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 13, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Angelfire.C is a backdoor type Trojan whose main objective is to allow a hacker to gain access to the affected computer.
Angelfire.C connects to the following website http:// mywebpages.comcast.net/ synrg/ and downloads updates from the virus.
It is easy to be infected by Angelfire.C, as it reaches computers through many means: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Angelfire.C is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.