Aliases: Worm.P2P
Variants: Tibick

Classification: Malware
Category: Computer Worm

Status: Active & Spreading
Spreading: Moderate
Geographical info: Asia, North and South America, and some parts of Europe and Australia
Removal: Hard
Platform: W32
Discovered: 26 Jul 2004
Damage: Low

Characteristics: The W32.Tibick application spreads by sharing file networks. The worm also has access to an IRC channel and pays attention for messages form the inflictor.

More details about W32.Tibick

Once the W32.Tibick was executed, it replicates itself. Also the worm adds a value to one of the keys of registry so once the windows starts, the worm will automatically run. The worm creates a certain folder and it replicates itself as various name of files having .exe extension such as Adobe Golive v6.0 Keygen, Adobe PageMaker v7.0 Keygen, Age Of Mythology - The Titans no cd crack, All-in-One Secretmaker, Ad-aware Professional, Battlefield Vietnam Multiplayer Online Crack, Adobe Photoshop 7 keygen, Adobe Acrobat Reader crack, All Macromedia Products Keygen, Age of Empires II The Age of Kings NO CD crack, Backyard Wrestling 2 - There Goes the Neighborhood Eidos Interactive crack, Adobe Illustrator v10.0 Time Limit Crack, Backyard Baseball 2003 no cd crack, and other game applications.

Additional folders that this worm replicates itself are the files having .exe extensions for instances are Anti-Trojan 4.0, Adobe Serial Generator v2.0, Battlefield 1942 no cd crack, Blitzkrieg - Burning Horizon CDV Software GmbH crack, Classic NES Series - The Legend of Zelda GBA Nintendo crack, Alias Acclaim crack, Adobe Acrobat Reader etc. The worm also changes the settings of a variety of file-sharing applications to use the created folder that is new as the sharing folder by default. This applies to DC++, Morpheus, Kazaa, wareog, eMule, and iMesh. The worm also updates itself when there is an available new version.