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It launches denial of service attacks against several websites between April 28 and 30, 2004. It spreads via e-mail.
|First detected on:||April 20, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||Aug. 10, 2009|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
|Repair utility:||Panda QuickRemover|
Netsky.X is a worm that launches Denial of Service attacks (DoS) against several websites between April 28 and 30, 2004, inclusive.
In addition, Netsky.X spreads via e-mail in a message with variable characteristics. Depending on the e-mail domain extension of the recipient, the message will be written in a different language.
Netsky.X is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.