It actually Did the things it was supposed to do.
It didn't contain any malware.
Its downloader-claimed flaw was that it accomplished it's primary functions in such a way as to be easily noticed, which Actually Did perform the Overall Intent of the program as written by the programmer; which was to Draw the permaban for the downloader.
I would call that a Meatspace Hack, more than anything. :)
Code to overwrite all the HD boot files would have been just as easy to get them to load, lol.
The first programs were designed as logic bombs, and only were noticeable after a time period, but neither was a Trojan; they performed every task requested, and didn't corrupt anything. :)
More people should do this. :)
I gave up playing anything that wasn't invite only a long time ago over script kiddies...