|W32.Gaobot.AFJ is a worm that spreads through open network shares, backdoors that the Beagle and Mydoom worms install, and several Windows vulnerabilities.
The worm can also act as a backdoor server program and attack other systems.
Additionally, the worm attempts to stop the process of many antivirus and security programs.
Copies itself as one of the following:
Adds one of these values:
to the registry keys:
Copies itself and executes on any remote shares to which it successfully authenticates.
Use antivirus (also check How To Remove section)Startup Optimizer to automatically remove this worm.
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