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|Effects: ||It opens port 3410, installs and runs a Trojan, disables certain antivirus programs and ends processes belonging to firewalls.
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 16, 2003|
Optix.Pro.13 is a dangerous backdoor type Trojan that opens the communications port 3410 and allows attackers to gain remote access to affected computers. By there, disables certain antivirus programs and ends the processes belonging to certain firewalls.
In addition, Optix.Pro.13 carry out actions that compromise the user confidentiality or impede the tasks performed.
Optix.Pro.13 spreads through the usual means used by viruses: CD-ROMS, e-mail messages with infected attachments, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Optix.Pro.13 is easy to identify, as it displays the following message on screen when it is run: