"Its [P2Load's] aims are none other than to increase visits to the pages linked by the creator of this malware or earn an income from companies that want to appear in the first few results in computer where the identity of Google has been spoofed," said Luis Corrons, director of PandaLabs. "In both cases, the motivation of the author of this malware is purely financial."
The worm has been spreading through P2P networks, such as Shareaza and Imesh. It copies itself to the shared directory of these programs as an executable file called Knights of the Old Republic 2.
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