Know Your Malware: Sedepex Removal

Sedepex is a backdoor that gives the attacker unauthorized remote access to a compromised computer. The intruder can retrieve system information, download and execute arbitrary files, send chosen data by e-mail or upload it to a specified FTP server. Sedepex can run a hidden proxy server and terminate active processes related to popular firewalls, antivirus software and security-related tools. The backdoor automatically runs on every Windows startup. It is able to hide itself by injecting malicious code into system processes.

Sedepex properties:
Allows remote user connection
Connects itself to the internet
Hides from the user
Stays resident in background Remove Sedepex, removal instructions

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 1st November 2005 9:27AM