- Connects to the internet without permission
- Installs itself without permissions
- Slow Computer
- Slow internet connection
- System crashes
Worm.Tupym.A is a malicious self-replicating computer program that can spread on its own accord from one system to another. Usually worms are distributed via infected storage devices or network drives. Right after Worm.Tupym.A gets into the system it tries to exploit system vulnerabilities, and if you do not remove Worm.Tupym.A fast enough, it can significantly decrease your computer and network speed. Also, you should not rule out the possibility that Worm.Tupym.A arrives via infected email attachments. Worms like Worm.Tupym.A frequently hide in the archive files that are sent as spam. The moment you open it, Worm.Tupym.A gets into the system.
Once installed, the worm adds a particular value to a Registry and it is executed every time you start the Windows. At the same time Worm.Tupym.A creates a scheduled Windows task which runs the worm every day at 9 am if it set well. Right after the infiltration is done, Worm.Tupym.A connects to one of these remote servers through port 80: h1.ripway.com, balu004.0catch.co, balu006.0catch.com etc. After it connects to the server, the worm receives configuration data and it can even download and execute other malicious programs, making your system absolutely vulnerable to the countless infections.
As a result, you cannot feel safe with Worm.Tupym.A in your system. Not only does the worm slow down your computer, it can also steal your bandwidth, significantly decreasing the Internet speed. Even if the worms do not infect system files, it does not mean you should leave them be. Things like Worm.Tupym.A have to be removed, otherwise other malware will be quick to enter the system and steal important data. Do not forget that most of the time worms can function as backdoors as well.
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