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by Marianna Schmudlach / March 12, 2004 3:24 PM PST

Discovered on: March 11, 2004
Last Updated on: March 12, 2004 05:19:18 PM

Trojan.Noupdate is a Trojan horse that attempts to prevent users from updating their computer with the latest Microsoft Windows patches.

Type: Trojan Horse

When Trojan.Noupdate is executed, it searches for open Internet Explorer windows with the following titles, and then closes them:

C:\WINNT\PCHEALTH\HELPCTR\System\panels\Context.htm: Microsoft Internet Explorer
C:\WINDOWS\PCHEALTH\HELPCTR\System\panels\Context.htm: Microsoft Internet Explore
LiveUpdate: Microsoft Internet Explorer
T-Online Browser


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