W32/Spybot-EV

Category: Viruses and SpywareProtection available since:06 Jan 2006 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: Win32 wormLast Updated:06 Jan 2006 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: No Reports

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W32/Spybot-EV is a worm and IRC backdoor Trojan for the Windows platform.

W32/Spybot-EV spreads to other network computers infected with: Troj/Kuang and Troj/NetDevil.

W32/Spybot-EV runs continuously in the background, providing a backdoor server which allows a remote intruder to gain access and control over the computer via IRC channels.

When first run W32/Spybot-EV copies itself to <System>\adwarz.exe.

The following registry entries are created to run adwarz.exe on startup:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce
Adwarz Spy Remover
ADWARZ.EXE

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Adwarz Spy Remover
ADWARZ.EXE