W32/Anacon-C

Category: Viruses and Spyware Protection available since:03 Jun 2003 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: Win32 worm Last Updated:03 Jun 2003 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: No Reports

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Aliases

  • I-Worm.Nocana.E

Affected Operating Systems

Windows

Recovery Instructions:

Please follow the instructions for removing worms.

Please follow the instructions for removing worms.

You will also need to edit the following registry entries. Please read the warning about editing the registry.

At the taskbar, click Start|Run. Type 'Regedit' and press Return. The registry editor opens.

Before you edit the registry, you should make a backup. On the 'Registry' menu, click 'Export Registry File'. In the 'Export range' panel, click 'All', then save your registry as Backup.

Locate the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE entries:

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\ALM
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices\Services

and delete them if they exist.

Each user has a registry area named HKEY_USERS\[code number indicating user]\. For each user locate the entry:

HKU\[code number]\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Under20

and delete it if it exists.

Close the registry editor.

To reset your ICQ settings, in ICQ select Main|Preferences|Edit Launch List and edit your preferences.

You should change any passwords which may have become compromised.

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