W32/Rbot-BKF

Category: Viruses and SpywareProtection available since:12 Jan 2006 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: Win32 wormLast Updated:12 Jan 2006 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: Small Number of Reports

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Aliases

  • Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.gen
  • W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.ar
  • Trojan.Mybot.gen-77

Characteristics

  • Turns off anti virus applications
  • Allows others to access the computer
  • Steals information
  • Downloads code from the internet
  • Reduces system security
  • Records keystrokes
  • Installs itself in the registry
  • Exploits known vulnerabilites

Affected Operating Systems

Windows

Recovery Instructions:

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