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Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus
Also detected as: Trojan horse DDoS.AC (AVG) Trojan.Nitol!434E (Rising AV) Backdoor.Nitol (Symantec) WORM_NITOL.SMB (Trend Micro)
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
The attack typically targets websites. It perfoms the attack by sending random data to the site. This malware is usually installed as a bundle from other software taken from peer-to-peer shares.