Virus Profile: W32/Eggnog.worm.gen!027D53EA870C

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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: 40321
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
Length40321 bytes
MD5027d53ea870c2fd663398909e6ffb7dd
SHA1a1105e96b660719f6e505249841a58d5890c948d


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:

A1105E96B660719F6E505249841A58D5890C948D

The following files have been added to the system:

  • C:\My Downloads\Comanche 4 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Norton Utilities 2002 XP ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Star Wars II Movie Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Quake 3 Arena Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hoyle Card Games 2003 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Gearhead Garage Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Duke Nukem Manhattan Project Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\KaZaA Media Desktop v2.5 UNOFFICIAL Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\CloneCD Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Elder Scrolls III Morrowind THX Brrbrr Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\GTA3 Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Cat Attacks Child Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\MS Train Simulator ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hard Truck 18 Wheels of Steel Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Need For Speed 5 Porsche Unleashed Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Deadly Dozen Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hard Truck 18 Wheels of Steel Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AikaQuest3Hentai Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Age of Sail 2 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AikaQuest3Hentai Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Macromedia Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\BORLAND Delphi 7 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Eye Of Kraken Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Macromedia Flash 5.0 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Civilization 3 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Star Wars II Movie ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\AIM Account Stealer Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Civilization 3 Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Red Ace Squadron Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Hacking Tool Collection Key Generator.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Internet and Computer Speed Booster Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Warcraft 3 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\ZoneAlarm Firewall Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Norton Utilities 2002 XP Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\The Eye Of Kraken Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Cat Attacks Child ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Stronghold Crusader Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Windows XP ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\CKY3 - Bam Margera World Industries Alien Workshop Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Free Virus Removal Toop From Symantec Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Windows XP Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Age of Sail 2 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Civilization 3 Crack.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\MoviezChannelsInstaler Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\GTA3 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Crazy Taxi Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Deadly Dozen Patch.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Soldier Of Fortune 2 Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\Sudden Strike 2 ISO - Full Downloader.exe
  • C:\My Downloads\SIMS 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.

   

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