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VIRUS ALERTS - August 5, 2006

by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 3:38 PM PDT
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Troj/Bifrose-TV
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 3:39 PM PDT

Type Trojan

Aliases Backdoor.Win32.Bifrose.tv
W32/Bifrost.US@bd

Troj/Bifrose-TV is a Trojan for the Windows platform.

Troj/Bifrose-TV runs continuously in the background, providing a backdoor server which allows a remote intruder to gain access and control over the computer via IRC channels.

Troj/Bifrose-TV includes functionality to access the internet and communicate with a remote server via HTTP.

When first run Troj/Bifrose-TV copies itself to <Windows>\lsass.exe.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/trojbifrosetv.html

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W32/Sdbot-CND
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 3:40 PM PDT
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W32/IRCBot-PA
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 3:41 PM PDT
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W32/IRCBot-PB
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 3:42 PM PDT

Type Worm

Aliases Backdoor.Win32.IRCBot.qu
W32/Sdbot.QUF

W32/IRCBot-PB is a worm and backdoor Trojan which allows a remote intruder to gain access and control over the computer.

When first run W32/IRCBot-PB copies itself to <System>\vmmon32.exe.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32ircbotpb.html

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Troj/Tfactory-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:02 AM PDT

Type Trojan

Aliases not-virus:Hoax.Win32.Renos.dm

Troj/Tfactory-A is a Trojan which claims to remove spyware and adware from the computer.

Troj/Tfactory-A sets various registry entries and downloads various dummy files, so that it can then report these dummy installations of spyware and adware, in an attempt to coerce users into buying spyware and adware removal software.

http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/trojtfactorya.html

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Troj/Polbot-J
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:03 AM PDT

Type Trojan

Troj/Polbot-J is a backdoor Trojan which allows a remote intruder to gain access and control over the computer.

Troj/Polbot-J includes functionality to access the internet and communicate with a remote server via HTTP

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/trojpolbotj.html

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Troj/LdPinch-MY
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:04 AM PDT
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Troj/Phide-B
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:05 AM PDT

Type Trojan

Aliases Trojan-Clicker.Win32.Small.js
W32/Adclicker.QT
Hacktool.Rootkit

Troj/Phide-B is a rootkit Trojan for the Windows platform.

Troj/Phide-B is a system driver that provides stealthing for processes and registry entries by directly manipulating operating system data structures.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/trojphideb.html

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Troj/Zlob-QG
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:06 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-QH
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:07 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-QI
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 5, 2006 5:08 AM PDT
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