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Troj/LdPinchFam

by Marianna Schmudlach / March 11, 2004 11:57 PM PST

Aliases
PWS-LDPinch, PWSteal.Trojan

Type
Trojan

Members of the LdPinch family of Trojans send passwords and confidential information to a remote location and provides backdoor access to the computer.
When first run the Trojan moves itself to the Windows folder and adds its pathname to the following registry entry, to run itself on startup:

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\putil

The Trojan periodically attempts to send confidential information to a remote location. The information includes:

More: http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/trojldpinchfam.html

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