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It drops and executes the worm Gaobot.CDO.
|First detected on:||Dec. 21, 2004|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 22, 2004|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Mugly.C is a worm that drops and executes other worm, detected by Panda Security as W32/Gaobot.CDO.worm.
Additionally, Mugly.C prevents the affected user from accessing the websites belonging to several antivirus companies.
Mugly.C spreads via e-mail in a message with variable characteristics, which always contains an attached file called ATTACHED.ZIP.
Mugly.C is easy to recognize, as it reaches the computer in an e-mail message that includes an attached file called ATTACHED.ZIP.
Additionally, Mugly.C displays the following image on screen when it is run: