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|Effects: || |
It spreads across the Internet, by means of the backdoor created in those computers affected by the worm Mydoom.N. It launches DDoS attacks against the website www.microsoft.com.
|First detected on:||July 27, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||July 28, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Zindos.A is a worm that spreads across the Internet. In order to do so, it takes advantage of the backdoor created by Mydoom.N in the TCP port 1034. Then, Zindos.A makes copies of itself in those computers affected by the worm Mydoom.N.
Additionally, Zindos.A launches DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks against the website www.microsoft.com.
Zindos.A is very difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.