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Virus Profile: W32/Eggnog.worm.gen!0635EB45E67F

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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: 40419
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
Length40419 bytes
MD50635eb45e67f65f70a10c2b8b1b3c3d3
SHA18275d485b830aec5a4133f58b1206bc7aa025d78


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:

8275D485B830AEC5A4133F58B1206BC7AA025D78

The following files have been added to the system:

  • C:\My Downloads\Crazy Taxi Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\GTA3 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hitman 2 Silent Assassin Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Sudden Strike 2 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Combat Flight Simulator 3 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Zidane-ScreenInstaler Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Squad Battles Eagles Strike Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AIM Account Stealer Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 ONLINE Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Age Of Empires 2 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Squad Battles Eagles Strike Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\DSL Modem Uncapper ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Neverwinter Nights Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Soldiers Of Anarchy Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Borland Delphi 6 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Windows XP Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hoyle Card Games 2003 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Combat Flight Simulator 3 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Neverending Story Part I Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Freedom Force Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hitman 2 Silent Assassin ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 battle.net Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Cabelas Ultimate Deer Hunt 2 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Dark Age Of Camelot Shrouded Isles Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Age of Sail 2 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\BORLAND Delphi 7 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Elder Scrolls III Morrowind THX Brrbrr Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Sun Of All Fears Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Sudden Strike 2 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Grand Prix 4 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Grand Theft Auto 3 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Half Life Blue Shift ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Necromania Trap Of Darkness Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Grand Prix 4 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Unreal Tournament 3 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\CloneCD Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\International Cricket Captain 2003 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\BORLAND Delphi 7 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Dweebs 2 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Mafia Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Cabelas Ultimate Deer Hunt 2 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Unreal Tournament 3 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Shakira ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Quake 4 BETA ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Soldier Of Fortune 2 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Macromedia Flash 5.0 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\KaZaA Media Desktop v2.5 UNOFFICIAL ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Crazy Taxi ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\LordOfTheRingsr Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Half Life Blue Shift Key Generator.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.