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|Effects: ||It allows to remotely control the affected computer. It drops several Trojans and backdoors.|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 29, 2003|
Randon.K is a worm with Trojan characteristics that spreads via IRC.
Randon.K is a collection of Trojans, backdoors and DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) applications that are packaged in a installer program. Once the installer is run, it drops several programs that allow to completely control the affected computer.
Randon.K allows to end active processes, obtain information on the affected computer, make it act as a proxy server, run EXE files, remotely access the computer, etc.
Randon.K is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.