Cyber-security investigators have warned internet users about the malicious activities performed by the latest malware threat ‘dorkbot’. It is being distributed through social networking sites and steals sensitive personal data and passwords of a user. Worm:Win32/Dorkbot!lnk is affecting operating systems running on Windows which belongs of worms having backdoor functionality. Other sources through it can spread is drive-by-download attacks, social networking sites and compromised websites with browser exploits via removable drives. Once installed, Worm:Win32/Dorkbot!lnk is capable of stealing sensitive information from infected machine including stored passwords, browser data, cookies. This lethal worm virus takes full control the PC malware injects its code into files like cmd.exe, ipconfig.exe, regedit.exe, regsvr32.exe, rundll32.exe, verclsid.exe and explorer.exe,”. Thus, Worm:Win32/Dorkbot!lnk can easily escape from detection.