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|Effects: ||It obtains confidential information from computers.
|First detected on:||March 6, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 21, 2005|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Plusdoor is a Trojan designed to obtain confidential information from computers. It is programmed to obtain the confidential data belonging to the user of the affected computer, such as passwords, user names, etc.
It is very easy to become infected by Plusdoor, as it reaches computers through many different means: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, etc.
Plusdoor is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.