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|Effects: ||It ends active processes belonging to antivirus and firewall programs, among others.|
|First detected on:||July 7, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||May 14, 2009|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Ronoper.B is a worm that ends active processes belonging to antivirus and firewall programs, among others, in the affected computer.
For a list of proccesses it is programmed to end, click here.
Ronoper.B spreads rapidly via e-mail, the P2P (peer-to-peer) file sharing program KaZaA and IRC chat channels. When it spreads via e-mail, it is easy to identify, as the message carrying the worm always contains an attached file called MELDA.SCR.
A clear indication that Ronoper.B has reached a computer is an e-mail message with the following characteristics:
Look at The Attachemnets for Secret Pictures of My Girl Friend..