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It ends several processes belonging to some security tools, among others and displays a fake error when it is run. It spreads via email in a message written in English or German.
|First detected on:||July 27, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||March 12, 2007|
|Country of origin:||SPAIN|
Estpract is a worm that ends several processes belonging to some security tools, among others.
Estpract spreads via email, in a message written in English or German.
The email message will be written in German only if the mail domain extension is one of the following: de (Germany), ch (Switzerland), at (Austria) or li (Liechtenstein).
Our experts in PandaLabs are currently studying this worm. As new characteristics are discovered, the information on this page will be updated.
Estpract is easy to recognize once it has affected the computer, as it displays a fake error with the following text when it is run: