Category: Viruses and Spyware
Type: Trojan
Prevalence: Small Number of Reports

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Troj/Ranck-CB is a proxy Trojan that allows a remote intruder to route HTTP traffic through the computer.

Troj/Ranck-CB sets an entry in the registry at the following location so as to run itself on system startup:


Troj/Ranck-CB runs continuously in the background listening on a port.

Sophos's anti-virus products include proactive protection technology, which can defend against new threats without requiring an update. Sophos customers have been protected against Troj/Ranck-CB (detected as Troj/Ranck-Gen) since version 3.88.