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It launches denial of service attacks against several websites. It spreads via e-mail.
|First detected on:||April 21, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||June 19, 2009|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Netsky.Z is a worm that launches Denial of Service attacks (DoS) against several websites.
In addition, Netsky.Z spreads via e-mail in a message with variable characteristics and an attached file with a ZIP extension.
Netsky.Z is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.
However, Netsky.Z always reaches a computer in an e-mail message with variable characteristics and an attached file with a ZIP extension.