Description of P2P.Tanked :
This worm opens a backdoor and connects to an IRC channel, where the remote attacker is, and commands are then received from the remote attacker which the worm executes. Since the commands are remote, you are unable to gain control of your computer as the attacker may perform whatever s/he desires.
Recommendation for P2P.Tanked :
This is a dangerous threat. Immediate removal is strongly recommended.
Browser Hijacker: No
Commercial Keylogger: No
Remote Administration Tool: No
Company Name: .
Methods of Distribution: P2P.Tanked spreads via the Kazaa P2P network.
Release Date: 2004