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VIRUS \ Spyware ALERTS - September 7, 2008

by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 12:09 PM PDT
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Troj/Psyme-JR
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 12:10 PM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPJ
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 12:11 PM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPI
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 12:13 PM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPF
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 12:14 PM PDT
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Troj/PWS-ATC
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 6, 2008 2:56 PM PDT
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Troj/PWS-ATE
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:51 AM PDT
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Troj/Dloadr-BSL
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:53 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-AOA
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:54 AM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPL
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:55 AM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPK
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:56 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-AOB
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 6:27 AM PDT
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Troj/PWS-ATF
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 6:28 AM PDT

Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Trojan

Troj/PWS-ATF is a password stealing Trojan for the Windows platform.

Troj/PWS-ATF typically arrives as an email attachment.

When first run Troj/PWS-ATF copies itself to <System>\oembios.exe and changes the following registry entry to run itself on startup:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
Userinit
<System>\userinit.exe,<System>\oembios.exe,

The following (harmless) data files are created:

<System>\config\systemprofile\Application Data\sysproc64\sysproc32.sys
<System>\sysproc64\sysproc32.sys
<System>\sysproc64\sysproc86.sys

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

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Troj/Dload-DC
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 6:30 AM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPL
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 6:31 AM PDT
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Troj/Agent-HPK
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 6:33 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-AOC
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 9:01 AM PDT
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Troj/Vundo-AB
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 9:03 AM PDT
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Troj/Vapsup-Y
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 9:04 AM PDT

Aliases Adware:Win32/Vapsup
W32/Adware-Vapsup!Maximus

Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Trojan

Troj/Vapsup-Y is an adware related plugin for Microsoft Internet Explorer, installed by Trojans in the Troj/Zlob- family.

Troj/Vapsup-Y is a DLL which is typically installed to the Windows system folder.

The Troj/Vapsup-Y DLL is registered as a COM object and toolbar, creating registry entries under:

HKCR\CLSID\{89F51B26-A3FB-487C-B4E8-334CC35795A1}
HKCR\gksraemq.ToolBar.1
HKCR\gksraemq.bwxf
HKCR\TypeLib\{61A52CDE-9344-4E28-83D1-F94329B1C1E8}
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{89F51B26-A3FB-487C-B4E8-334CC35795A1}

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

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Troj/Agent-HPM
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 9:05 AM PDT
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2Search
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 9:07 AM PDT
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Troj/Zlob-AOC
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:13 PM PDT
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Troj/Vundo-AB
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:14 PM PDT
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Troj/Vapsup-Y
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:15 PM PDT

Aliases Adware:Win32/Vapsup
W32/Adware-Vapsup!Maximus

Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Trojan

Troj/Vapsup-Y is an adware related plugin for Microsoft Internet Explorer, installed by Trojans in the Troj/Zlob- family.

Troj/Vapsup-Y is a DLL which is typically installed to the Windows system folder.

The Troj/Vapsup-Y DLL is registered as a COM object and toolbar, creating registry entries under:

HKCR\CLSID\{89F51B26-A3FB-487C-B4E8-334CC35795A1}
HKCR\gksraemq.ToolBar.1
HKCR\gksraemq.bwxf
HKCR\TypeLib\{61A52CDE-9344-4E28-83D1-F94329B1C1E8}
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{89F51B26-A3FB-487C-B4E8-334CC35795A1}

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

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Troj/Agent-HPM
by Marianna Schmudlach / September 7, 2008 12:17 PM PDT
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