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It launches Denial of Service attacks against the website www.irna.com. It displays a message on screen.
|Detection updated on:||March 22, 2004|
Cone.E is a worm that launches DoS (Denial of Service) attacks against the web site www.irna.com, which belongs to the Official News Agency of Iran.
Cone.E spreads via e-mail in a message with variable characteristics, and through the peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing program KaZaA.
Cone.E is easy to recognize once it has affected the computer, as it displays the following window on screen when it is run: