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Virus Profile: RDN/Generic.bfr!26EA796AA687

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 3/18/2013
Date Added: 3/18/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 1203315
Type: Trojan
Subtype: -
DAT Required: 7017
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Description

This is a Trojan detection. Unlike viruses, Trojans do not self-replicate. They are spread manually, often under the premise that they are beneficial or wanted. The most common installation methods involve system or security exploitation, and unsuspecting users manually executing unknown programs. Distribution channels include e-mail, malicious or hacked Web pages, Internet Relay Chat (IRC), peer-to-peer networks, etc.

Indication of Infection

This symptoms of this detection are the files, registry, and network communication referenced in the characteristics section.

Methods of Infection

Trojans do not self-replicate. They are spread manually, often under the premise that the executable is something beneficial. Distribution channels include IRC, peer-to-peer networks, newsgroup postings, e-mail, etc.

   

Virus Characteristics

This is a Trojan

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionRDN/Generic.bfr
Length1203315 bytes
MD526ea796aa687b6c5df06b27307767af0
SHA12a94f2c191c503f596c7358725227c236fb433f8


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
AVG (GriSoft)Generic7_c.YOT
aviraTR/Dropper.Gen
KasperskyBackdoor.Win32.DarkKomet.xmo
BitDefenderTrojan.Generic.8703090
clamavPUA.Win32.Packer.Upx-53
FortiNetW32/Injector_Autoit.I
Microsoftbackdoor:win32/fynloski.a
normanW32/Troj_Generic.HDDJE

Other brands and names may be claimed as the property of others.


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Modifies Windows security center settings.High
A protected process attempted to write to the memory location of another protected processHigh
Attempts to write to a memory location of a protected process.High
Attempts to write to a memory location of a Windows system processHigh
Attempts to load and execute remote code in a previously loaded processMedium
Attempts to write to a memory location of a previously loaded process.Medium
Adds or modifies winlogon userinit registry value. Could be used to launch a program on startup.Medium
Modifies winlogon configuration settings in registryMedium
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
Process attempts to call itself recursivelyLow
Adds or modifies Internet Explorer cookiesLow
Attempts to write to a memory location of an unknown processLow
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaRDN/Generic.bfr
McAfee SupportedRDN/Generic.bfr



System Changes

Some path values have been replaced with environment variables as the exact location may vary with different configurations.
e.g.
%WINDIR% = \WINDOWS (Windows 9x/ME/XP/Vista/7), \WINNT (Windows NT/2000)
%PROGRAMFILES% = \Program Files


The following files were analyzed:

2A94F2C191C503F596C7358725227C236FB433F8

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\MSDCSC\svchost.exe
  • %TEMP%\40868.JPG

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\DC3_FEXEC\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN\SVCHOST = %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\MSDCSC\svchost.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\SECURITY CENTER\ANTIVIRUSDISABLENOTIFY = 49
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\SECURITY CENTER\UPDATESDISABLENOTIFY = 49
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS NT\CURRENTVERSION\WINLOGON\USERINIT = %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\userinit.exe,%WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\MSDCSC\svchost.exe

The applications attempted the following network connection(s):

  • 174.127.99.***:1604

   

All Users:

Please use the following instructions for all supported versions of Windows to remove threats and other potential risks:

1.Disable System Restore .

2.Update to current engine and DAT files for detection and removal.

3.Run a complete system scan.

Modifications made to the system Registry and/or INI files for the purposes of hooking system startup, will be successfully removed if cleaning with the recommended engine and DAT combination (or higher).

1. Please go to the Microsoft Recovery Console and restore a clean MBR.

On windows XP:

Insert the Windows XP CD into the CD-ROM drive and restart the computer.
When the "Welcome to Setup" screen appears, press R to start the Recovery Console.
Select the Windows installation that is compromised and provide the administrator password
Issue 'fixmbr' command to restore the Master Boot Record
Follow onscreen instructions
Reset and remove the CD from CD-ROM drive.


On Windows Vista and 7:

Insert the Windows CD into the CD-ROM drive and restart the computer.
Click on "Repair Your Computer"
When the System Recovery Options dialog comes up, choose the Command Prompt.
Issue 'bootrec /fixmbr' command to restore the Master Boot Record
Follow onscreen instructions
Reset and remove the CD from CD-ROM drive.