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This indicates an attempt to use the RDP protocol.Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is a proprietary protocol, by Microsoft, that...

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This indicates an attempt to connect to a VNC server via a VNC client. VNC is a free desktop sharing system that uses the Remote...

Apr 02, 2008 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates detection of network traffic that may be generated by the W32/Pushdo virus.W32/Pushdo is malicious program that...

Dec 20, 2007 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates detection of network traffic originating from a computer infected with the Krackin version of the Storm worm.The...

Oct 23, 2007 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates an attempt to access Yahoo! Messenger through Yahoo! Mail.Yahoo! Mail integrates web chat. It can connect to Yahoo!...

Sep 12, 2007 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates an attempt to use Xunlei.Xunlei is a download manager and peer-to-peer file sharing software developed by Thunder...

Aug 20, 2007 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates an attempt to access Yahoo! search with the SafeSearch setting set to Off.Yahoo! SafeSearch's Off setting blocks...

Nov 28, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates an attempt to use Google Search with the SafeSearch setting turned off.Google's SafeSearch setting blocks inappropriate...

Nov 22, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
It indicates detection of AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) data traffic. AIM is a popular instant messaging program that provides text...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
It indicates detection of AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) data traffic. AIM is a popular instant messaging program that provides text...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
It indicates that the system might be infected by the Agobot/Phatbot trojan.This backdoor trojan is known to:1) scan local networks...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
Ares (P2P)
This indicates an attempt to access Ares.Ares is an open source peer-to-peer file sharing application that uses its own decentralized...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates detection of data traffic from a BitTorrent application.BitTorrent is a popular peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates detection of data traffic from a BitTorrent application.BitTorrent is a popular peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing...

Sep 11, 2006 RISK: POPULARITY:
This indicates an attempt to send a dynamic update request via DNS.DNS dynamic update allows administrators to register and dynamically...

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