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Short description
Win32/Qhost.NQT is a trojan that prevents access to certain web sites and reroutes traffic to certain IP addresses.
Installation
The trojan does not create any copies of itself.
Other information
Win32/Qhost.NQT is a trojan that prevents access to certain web sites and reroutes traffic to certain IP addresses.

The following file is modified:
  • %system%driversetchosts
The trojan writes the following entries to the file:
  • # Copyright (c) 1985-2009 Microsoft Corp.
  • # This file was created by AutoDesk AntiSpam System
  • # Warning! Do not edit this file! It may be way to crash system!
  • 85.17.170.85 vkontakte.ru
  • 85.17.170.85 www.vkontakte.ru