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VIRUS \ Spyware ALERTS - December 25, 2008

by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:33 AM PST
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Troj/IRCBot-ZD
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:34 AM PST
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Troj/Agent-HIY
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:35 AM PST
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Troj/AdClick-FF
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:36 AM PST
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W32/Kriptik-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:37 AM PST

Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Worm

W32/Kriptik-A is a worm for the Windows platform.

W32/Kriptik-A includes functionality to access the internet and communicate with a remote server via HTTP.

When W32/Kriptik-A is installed the following files are created:

<Root>\autorun.inf
<Root>\resycled\boot.com
<Temp>\tmp6.tmp

Registry entries are created under:
HKCR\msqpdxvx


http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/w32kriptika.html?_log_from=rss

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Troj/SWFexp-G
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:38 AM PST
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Troj/PWS-AXC
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:39 AM PST
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Troj/FakeVir-IT
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:40 AM PST
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Troj/DwnLdr-HMC
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:41 AM PST
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Troj/Dload-CY
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:42 AM PST
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W32/Sdbot-DIZ
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:48 AM PST

Alert ID : VUPEN/ALRT-2008-08077
Aliases : WORM_SILLY.KO - Backdoor.Win32.DsBot.vd - Win32/Injector.FT - W32/Sdbot.worm
Size : N/A
Rated as : Low Risk
Release Date : 2008-12-25

Description

W32/Sdbot-DIZ is a worm for the Windows platform. W32/Sdbot-DIZ includes functionality to access the internet and communicate with a remote server via HTTP.

References

http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/w32sdbotdiz.html

Credits

Reported by Sophos

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Troj/Dloadr-CDO
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:48 AM PST

Alert ID : VUPEN/ALRT-2008-08078
Aliases : N/A
Size : N/A
Rated as : Low Risk
Release Date : 2008-12-25


Description

When run Troj/Dloadr-CDO copies itself to <System>\prunnet.exe. The following registry entries are created by Troj/Dloadr-CDO: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\prunnet <System>\prunnet.exe HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\prunnet <System>\prunnet.exe HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\prunnet.

References

http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/trojdloadrcdo.html

Credits

Reported by Sophos

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Troj/FakeAV-HS
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:49 AM PST
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Troj/YahooSpy-D
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:50 AM PST
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W32/Zbot-BA
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:52 AM PST
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W32/Zbot-BB
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:52 AM PST
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W32/Zbot-BQ
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:53 AM PST
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Troj/Agent-HII
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:54 AM PST
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Troj/Dloadr-CDN
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:55 AM PST
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Troj/PWS-AXA
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:56 AM PST
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Mal/FakeVirPk-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:57 AM PST

Alert ID : VUPEN/ALRT-2008-08088
Aliases : N/A
Size : N/A
Rated as : Low Risk
Release Date : 2008-12-25


Description

Mal/FakeVirPk-A is a program packed with a protection system typically used by malware authors. Files detected as Mal/FakeVirPk-A are frequently fraudulent security programs.

References

http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/malfakevirpka.html

Credits

Reported by Sophos

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Troj/Bckdr-QNS
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:58 AM PST
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W32/AutoRun-SL
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 2:59 AM PST
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W32/Autorun-SR
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 3:00 AM PST
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Mal/Banload-I
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 3:00 AM PST
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Troj/Drop-H
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 3:01 AM PST
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W32/Sybamed-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 4:58 AM PST
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W32/Frethog-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 4:59 AM PST
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W32/AutoRun-SS
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 25, 2008 5:00 AM PST
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