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It infects HTML files. It spreads by attacking remote computers in which the remote administration program Radmin is installed.
|First detected on:||Jan. 4, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||Feb. 18, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Rahack.B is a virus with worm characteristics that infects all the HTML files that it finds in the computer.
Rahack.B spreads across the Internet, scanning the port 4899 on remote systems. Its aim is to search for computers in which the remote administration program Radmin is installed. If this program is protected using a weak password, Rahack.B affects the computer.
Rahack.B is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.