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It attempts to download and run a file that belongs to Banker.BHD from a certain website, and it ends several processes belonging to security tools. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Nov. 30, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 30, 2005|
AVKiller.V is a Trojan that attempts to download and run a file that belongs to other Trojan detected as Banker.BHD from a certain website. Additionally, it ends several processes belonging to security tools and antivirus programs.
AVKiller.V does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.
AVKiller.V is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.