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It checks if certain processes are active in memory, and if successful, it ends them. It sometimes launches the program Notepad the first time it is executed.
|First detected on:||Aug. 3, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||Aug. 9, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Evaman.C is a worm without damaging effects that spreads via e-mail, in a message that seems to be returned to sender because of a false error.
Evaman.C checks every 5 seconds if certain processes are active in memory. If successful, Evaman.C ends them.
Evaman.C sends itself out to all the addresses it finds in the website email.people.yahoo.com.
Sometimes Evaman.C launches the program Notepad the first time it is run.
Panda Security's TruPreventTM Technologies detected and successfully blocked Evaman.C, without prior knowledge of the malicious code.
Evaman.C is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.
However, Evaman.C can sometimes launch the program Notepad the first time it is executed.
In addition, Evaman.C has the following icon: