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VIRUS ALERTS - March 26, 2005


Type Worm

W32/Mytob-K is a mass-mailing worm and backdoor Trojan that targets users of Internet Relay Chat programs.
W32/Mytob-K is capable of spreading through email and through various operating system vulnerabilities such as LSASS (MS04-011).
W32/Mytob-K harvests email addresses from files on the infected computer and from the Windows Address Book.


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Aliases Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Agent.jc

Type Trojan

Troj/Teadoor-B is a backdoor Trojan which runs in the background and allows unauthorised remote access to the computer.
Troj/Teadoor-B is capable of downloading and running other files.
Troj/Teadoor-B attempts to terminate several anti-virus and security-related processes.


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Type Worm

W32/Slomirc-A is a worm that spreads via IRC channels and provides backdoor Trojan functionality.
The worm file pretends to be an installer for a Slovenian version of the legitimate mIRC application, listing its version as
W32/Slomirc-A attempts to send other IRC users a link to a malicious website. The worm may also attempt to send itself to other users in the form of a ZIP file with the name MIRC616(SLO).ZIP.
W32/Slomirc-A also drops a file detected as mIRC/Simp-Fam.


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Aliases Trojan-Spy.Win32.Banker.ju

Type Trojan

Troj/Bancban-BX is a Trojan that attempts to steal banking details, in particular those for accounts related to Banco Do Brasil.
Troj/Bancban-BX monitors information entered into banking websites. Stolen information is sent to a remote user by email.


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