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|Effects: ||It notifies its author that the computer has been affected. It ends the processes belonging to several antivirus update applications.|
|Detection updated on:||April 15, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Bagle.M is a worm that attempts to connect to several web pages that host a PHP script. By doing this, Bagle.M notifies its author that the computer has been affected. It also downloads a list of IP addresses from several PHP pages.
In addition, Bagle.M ends the processes belonging to several antivirus update applications.
Bagle.M is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.