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Virus Profile: W32/Eggnog.worm.gen!31AE3A846107

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 4/10/2013
Date Added: 4/10/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 40348
Type: Trojan
Subtype: Win32
DAT Required: 7039
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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 DetectionW32/Eggnog.worm.gen
Length40348 bytes
MD531ae3a846107eed7ff234c5adfa27b27
SHA1f4fbf876aa2bc0c6bf99319246a2b98762cb3c16


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
ahnlabWin32/Eggnog.worm.32399
avastWin32:Malware-gen
AVG (GriSoft)Generic30.ADHA
aviraTR/Cospet.X
KasperskyP2P-Worm.Win32.Eggnog.f
Dr.WebWin32.HLLW.Kazaa.512
FortiNetW32/Eggnog.W@mm
MicrosoftWorm:Win32/Eggnog.D
SymantecW32.Nofer.A@mm
EsetWin32/Eggnog.E
normanW32/Malware.GIJQ
SophosW32/Eggnog-Fam
Trend MicroWORM_EGGNOG.SMI
vba32Worm.Eggnog

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaW32/Eggnog.worm.gen
McAfee SupportedW32/Eggnog.worm.gen



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:

F4FBF876AA2BC0C6BF99319246A2B98762CB3C16

The following files have been added to the system:

  • C:\My Downloads\The Eye Of Kraken Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Comanche 4 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Necromania Trap Of Darkness Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Eye Of Kraken Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Industry Giant 2 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\BORLAND Delphi 7 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Freedom Force Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Star Wars Starfighter Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Austerlitz Napoleons Greatest Victory ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\MoviezChannelsInstaler Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Combat Flight Simulator 3 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Half-life WON Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Industry Giant 2 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Tomb Raider 3 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Freedom Force Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 battle.net Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Necromania Trap Of Darkness Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Cabelas Ultimate Deer Hunt 2 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AikaQuest3Hentai Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Unreal Tournament 3 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AikaQuest3Hentai ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Macromedia Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Star Wars Starfighter Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Battle.net ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Shakira Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Windows XP Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Squad Battles Eagles Strike ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Soldier Of Fortune 2 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Quake 3 Arena ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Star Wars Starfighter ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Macromedia Dreamweaver MX Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Half Life Blue Shift Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Gearhead Garage Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\F1 Grand Pix 4 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\KaZaA Media Desktop v2.5 UNOFFICIAL Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Half-life ONLINE Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Elder Scrolls III Morrowind THX Brrbrr Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Free Virus Removal Toop From Symantec Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Thing Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Emperor Rise Of the Middle Kingdom Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Necromania Trap Of Darkness ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hard Truck 18 Wheels of Steel Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Nero Burning Rom 5.8.0.1 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Thing Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\F1 Grand Pix 4 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Age Of Wonders 2 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 ONLINE ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Internet and Computer Speed Booster Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Shakira Crack.exe

   

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.