Advertiser Bot

Posted: March 28, 2006

Advertiser Bot Description

This freeware RAT was created using C++ applicationming language in February 2002. The author is TomKat. RAT applications are often used by hackers to get remote access to user's PC. The functions of such malware may vary, from simple monitoring, to obtaining a full control over the computer, allowing the intruder to remove files, steal passwords, and do a lot of other nasty things with your machine. There most recent ways of getting such a "nice" application are the File and Print Sharing ability and e-mail. When trying to infect the PC through the e-mail, the trojan can be masked as some useful application, convincing the user to run it.

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