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It does not have any destructive effects. It spreads via e-mail.
|Detection updated on:||May 12, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Sober.G is a worm without destructive effects that spreads via e-mail in a message written in English or in German, depending on the mail domain extension of the user's address.
Sober.G searches for e-mail addresses in files with several especific extensions, and then sends itself out to all the addresses it has gathered, using its own SMTP engine.>
Sober.G is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.