Know Your Malware: SPlanet Removal

SPlanet is a dialer that connects a compromised computer to the Internet by dialing a high-cost phone number using a modem. The parasite is designed to provide access to pornographic web resources. SPlanet also changes the Internet Explorer default home page.

Related files: gsi_0001.exe

SPlanet properties:
Changes browser settings
Connects itself to the internet
Hides from the user
Stays resident in background
Remove SPlanet, removal instructions

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 3rd December 2005 11:47PM