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The peer-to-peer command protocol used by variants D and E of the virus has since been partially reverse-engineered, allowing researchers to imitate the virus network's command packets and positively identify infected computers en-masse.
It can also be detected in passive mode by sniffing broadcast domains for repeating ARP requests.
The use of USB flash drives was banned, as this was believed to be the vector for the initial infection.
A memo from the Director of the UK Parliamentary ICT service informed the users of the House of Commons on 24 March 2009 that it had been infected with the virus.
It uses flaws in Windows OS software and dictionary attacks on administrator passwords to propagate while forming a botnet, and has been unusually difficult to counter because of its combined use of many advanced malware techniques.
(with the letter k, not found in the domain name, added as in "trafficker", to avoid a "soft" c sound) which was used by early versions of Conficker to download updates.
The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) recommends disabling Auto Run to prevent Variant B of the virus from spreading through removable media.
and managed using software tools that allow administrators to allocate space, manage RAID and storage behaviors, perform routine maintenance, and other tasks.
Five variants of the Conficker virus are known and have been dubbed Conficker A, B, C, D and E.