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Arcam

Posted: March 28, 2006

Arcam, also known as Banof, is a virus designed to infect executable files. It affects executables with the following extensions: .exe, .cpl, .scr. Arcam uses Microsoft Outlook mail application to spread itself to all the contacts in the address book via e-mail. It also can distribute infected files in IRC networks using mIRC chat client. The virus can damage the entire computer and installed softwares.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 plaecbbnv.vbs
    2 secret.txt.exe

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