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|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
mIRC/JeepWarz.A is a worm designed to propagate through the IRC channels. When an affected user joins an IRC channel, an infected file will be sent to all the users connected to the same channel. The file it sends out is called SCRIPT.INI. This is the file that contains the worm code.
Additionally, it is interesting to mention that SCRIPT.INI isan IRC scriptfile, which can be used to perform various actions on the systems where this file is installed.These actions will be carried out as long as affected users are connected to theIRC through the mIRC chat client.