|Backdoor.Palukka is a backdoor Trojan horse that can give a hacker access to the computer.
It is controlled by the hacker using IRC channels.
This particular backdoor Trojan provides a great deal of control over a compromised computer,
including file system access and the ability to use the compromised computer in a distributed Denial of Service attack.
When Backdoor.Palukka is run, it creates a copy of itself as \%Windows%\Sysbat.exe.
It may also add a value that refers to Sysbat.exe to one or more of the following registry keys to make sure this file is run on startup:
If the Trojan was run and a hacker executed files on the computer, it may be difficult to determine exactly what was done, even after the Trojan was removed.