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Virus Profile: PWS-OnlineGames.a.dr!1F1A2843A3E5

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 4/12/2013
Date Added: 4/12/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 16941
Type: Trojan
Subtype: Password Stealer
DAT Required: 7040
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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 DetectionPWS-OnlineGames.a.dr
Length16941 bytes
MD51f1a2843a3e5020ef30c3edcff55a7e3
SHA1aaa18f3724ea956497571259a6778f6f71a7ef59


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
ahnlabTrojan/Win32.OnlineGameHack
avastWin32:OnLineGames-BMU [Trj]
AVG (GriSoft)PSW.OnlineGames.TTC.dropper (Trojan horse)
aviraTR/Spy.Gen
KasperskyTrojan-GameThief.Win32.OnLineGames.iod
BitDefenderTrojan.Generic.1711682
clamavPUA.Packed.UPack
Dr.WebTrojan.PWS.Gamania.5901
F-ProtW32/Agent.L.gen!Eldorado
FortiNetW32/OnLineGames.ZT!tr.pws
MicrosoftTrojan:Win32/Storark.A
SymantecInfostealer.Gampass
EsetWin32/PSW.OnLineGames.FDY trojan
normanSB/Malware
pandaTrj/Lineage.HKL
risingTrojan.Win32.Generic.14649D37
SophosMal/Behav-214
Trend MicroTSPY_ONLINEG.OWS
vba32BScope.Win32.Epicfail.2
V-BusterSuspicious!SA (sequence)
Vet (Computer Associates)Win32/Storark!generic

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Attempts to write to a memory location of a Windows system processHigh
Modifies Windows Explorer's SHELLEXECUTEHOOKS. Could be used to launch a program on startup.Medium
Modifies Windows firewall settings.Medium
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
Enumerates process listLow
Adds or modifies a COM object.Low
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaPWS-OnlineGames.a.dr
McAfee SupportedPWS-OnlineGames.a.dr



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:

AAA18F3724EA956497571259A6778F6F71A7EF59

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %WINDIR%\Fonts\rsztlfg.dll
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\rsztlpm.dll
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\rsztlsp.exe
  • %WINDIR%\Fonts\gezeand.fon

The following files were temporarily written to disk then later removed:

  • C:\DFD206062.bat

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\CLSID\{C34345F1-DACF-3452-CB7D-4620F34A153C}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\CLSID\{C34345F1-DACF-3452-CB7D-4620F34A153C}\INPROCSERVER32\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\POLICIES\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\WINDOWSUPDATE\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\POLICIES\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\WINDOWSUPDATE\AU\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\CLSID\{C34345F1-DACF-3452-CB7D-4620F34A153C}\INPROCSERVER32\THREADINGMODEL = Apartment
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS NT\CURRENTVERSION\WINDOWS\APPINIT_DLLS = rsztlpm.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\EXPLORER\SHELLEXECUTEHOOKS\{C34345F1-DACF-3452-CB7D-4620F34A153C} = rsztlpm.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\POLICIES\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\WINDOWSUPDATE\AU\AUOPTIONS = 1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\POLICIES\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\WINDOWSUPDATE\AU\NOAUTOUPDATE = 1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\SERVICES\SHAREDACCESS\PARAMETERS\FIREWALLPOLICY\STANDARDPROFILE\ENABLEFIREWALL = 0

   

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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