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Threat Profile: RDN/Generic PUP.x!bgn!AE56830E41B2

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 8/26/2013
Date Added: 8/26/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 632565
Type: Program
Subtype: -
DAT Required: 7176
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Description

McAfee Labs&trade recognizes that this program may have legitimate uses in contexts where an authorized administrator has knowingly installed this application. If you agreed to a license agreement for this or another bundled application, you may have legal obligations with regard to removing this software, or to using the host application without this software. Please contact the software vendor for further information.

See http://vil.nai.com/vil/DATReadme.aspx for a list of program detections added to the DATs.

See http://vil.nai.com/vil/pups/configuration.aspx for information about how to enable, disable, and exclude the detection of legitimately installed programs.

This software is not a virus or a Trojan. It is detected as a "potentially unwanted program" (PUP). PUPs are any piece of software that a reasonably security- or privacy-minded computer user may want to be informed of and, in some cases, remove. PUPs are often made by a legitimate corporate entity for some beneficial purpose, but they alter the security state of the computer on which they are installed, or the privacy posture of the user of the system, such that most users will want to be aware of them.

Symptoms

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

Method

This is not a virus or Trojan. PUPs do not "infect" systems. They may be installed by a user individually or possibly as a part of a software package (in a bundle, for example).

   

Virus Characteristics

This software is not a virus or a Trojan. It is detected as a "potentially unwanted program" (PUP). PUPs are any piece of software that a reasonably security- or privacy-minded computer user may want to be informed of and, in some cases, remove. PUPs are often made by a legitimate corporate entity for some beneficial purpose, but they alter the security state of the computer on which they are installed, or the privacy posture of the user of the system, such that most users will want to be aware of them.

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionRDN/Generic PUP.x!bgn
Length632565 bytes
MD5ae56830e41b2abaa036bdc70780a2982
SHA1ba76a10ee15b8e706ae9788ebccdb28df6ecf773


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
aviraAdware/MediaGet.EB.7
Kasperskynot-a-virus:Downloader.Win32.MediaGet.dpi
Dr.WebProgram.MediaGet.3
eSafe (Alladin)Trojan/Worm
FortiNetAdware/MediaGet
EsetWin32/MediaGet application
vba32TrojanSpy.MobileSpy

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
Process attempts to call itself recursivelyLow
Adds or modifies Internet Explorer cookiesLow
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaRDN/Generic PUP.x!bgn
McAfee SupportedRDN/Generic PUP.x!bgn



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:

ba76a10ee15b8e706ae9788ebccdb28df6ecf773

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\index.template
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\sqlite3.dll
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\MediaPlayerScreen.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\MarkerActive.jpg
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\sqlite3.dll
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\eula.html
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\toolBar.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\scripts\scripts.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\page9.html
  • %TEMP%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbar4ie.exe
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\uninstall.exe
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\pBar.gif
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\Setup-tbmntr903-9.0.3.23.zpb
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\babylonlogoleft.jpg
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\pBar.gif
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\installbutton_l.jpg
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\Babylon.dat
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\scripts\jquery.js
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbarTlbr.dll
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\page2.html
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\css\style.css
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\Thumbs.db
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\Welcome.html
  • %TEMP%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbar4ffx.exe
  • C:\user.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\SetupStrings.dat
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\Thumbs.db
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\title2.png
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\Setup.exe
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\FeaturesScreen.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\activeTabBg.jpg
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\page2.css
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\page2.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\page2.js
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\pagerage.jpg
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\Time.dll
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\SetupStrings.dat
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\page2Lrg.css
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\babylon.exe
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\page9.html
  • %APPDATA%\Babylon\log_file.txt
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\SearchScreen.jpg
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\toolBar.jpg
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\Time.dll
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\logo.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\css\style-ie8.css
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\Setup-tbmntr903-9.0.3.23.zpb
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\installbutton.jpg
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\page2Lrg.css
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\whitesmoke.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\TabBg.jpg
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\page2.html
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\check1.jpg
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\bab091.norecovericon.dat
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\page2.css
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\babylonlogoupper.jpg
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\common.js
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\DownloadsScreen.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\next.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\css\style-ie6.css
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\bab091.norecovericon.dat
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\Marker.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\faceless.png
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\Setup.exe
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\bab033.tbinst.dat
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbarEng.dll
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\header_cycle_arrows_shape.jpg
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbarsrv.exe
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\MediaLibraryScreen.jpg
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\BabylonToolbarApp.dll
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\eula.html
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\bab033.tbinst.dat
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\MyBabylonTB.exe
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\InstallScreen.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\babylonlogo4.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\menuBg.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\loadinfo1.gif
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\bh\BabylonToolbar.dll
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\index.html
  • %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Babylon\Setup\HtmlScreens\common.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\HtmlScreens\title2.png
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\css\style-ie7.css
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\scripts\DD_belatedPNG.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\BabylonTB.xpi
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\check.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\mediaget-admin-proxy.exe
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\Babylon.dat
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\CatalogueScreen.jpg
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\img\AgreementScreen.jpg

The following files have been deleted:

  • %PROGRAMFILES%\Babylon
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\Babylon\Babylon-Pro

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

  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsbE.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\InetLoad.dll
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nseB.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsh22.tmp
  • %TEMP%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\user.js
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\UserInfo.dll
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nswD.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsj16.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsd13.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsu18.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsd12.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\System.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\nsisos.dll
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nst15.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsp17.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nst20.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsk19.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\UserInfo.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsx1A.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nss10.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsi11.tmp
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsd14.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsn1B.tmp\System.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\nsisos.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsn1B.tmp\nsisos.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsjA.tmp\mt.dll
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nskC.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\System.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\mt.dll
  • %TEMP%\nsn1B.tmp
  • %TEMP%\nso9.tmp
  • %TEMP%\mediaget-installer-tmp\mediaget-tmp-41.tmp
  • %TEMP%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\nsis.js
  • %TEMP%\2642AD93-BAB0-7891-83C5-1A93B3032B50\nsrF.tmp

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\USER\
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYTEST\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLON\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLON\BABYLON CLIENT\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLON\BABYLON CLIENT\DEFAULTSETTINGS\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\INSTL\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYTEST\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\PROD.CAP\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\TEST.CAP\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\INTERNET EXPLORER\LOW RIGHTS\ELEVATIONPOLICY\{8375D9C8-634F-4ECB-8CF5-C7416BA5D542}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\BABYLONTOOLBAR\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\TLBRSRCHURL = ${TLBRSRCH_URL}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\USER\DFLTLNG = en
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\INTERNET EXPLORER\MAIN\START PAGE = http://search.babylon.com/?babsrc=HP_ss&affID=107763&mntrId=74630177000000000000000c291a978d
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLON\BABYLON CLIENT\DEFAULTSETTINGS\SETSEARCH = 3
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\INSTL\BABEXT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\INSTL\BABTRACK = affID=107763
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\INSTL\INSTALLDIR = %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BABYLONTOOLBAR\BABYLONTOOLBAR\INSTL\SRCEXT = ss
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\AFLTID = babsst
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\DFLTLNG = en
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\INSTLREF = sst
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\SMPLGRP = none
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\TLBRID = base
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\TLBRSRCHURL = ${TLBRSRCH_URL}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\APPID\{BDB69379-802F-4EAF-B541-F8DE92DD98DB}\INSTL\DATA\VRSNI = 1.5.3.17
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\PROD.CAP\INFO = [binary data]
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\PROD.CAP\TB = mntr903
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DIRECTDRAW\MOSTRECENTAPPLICATION\ID = 1317201097
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DIRECTDRAW\MOSTRECENTAPPLICATION\NAME = ba76a10ee15b8e706ae9788ebccdb28df6ecf773
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\INTERNET EXPLORER\LOW RIGHTS\ELEVATIONPOLICY\{8375D9C8-634F-4ECB-8CF5-C7416BA5D542}\APPNAME = BabylonToolbarsrv.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\INTERNET EXPLORER\LOW RIGHTS\ELEVATIONPOLICY\{8375D9C8-634F-4ECB-8CF5-C7416BA5D542}\APPPATH = %PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\INTERNET EXPLORER\LOW RIGHTS\ELEVATIONPOLICY\{8375D9C8-634F-4ECB-8CF5-C7416BA5D542}\POLICY = 3
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\INTERNET SETTINGS\USER AGENT\POST PLATFORM\BTRS127398
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\BABYLONTOOLBAR\DISPLAYNAME = Babylon toolbar on IE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\BABYLONTOOLBAR\NOMODIFY = 1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\BABYLONTOOLBAR\NOREPAIR = 1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\BABYLONTOOLBAR\UNINSTALLSTRING = "%PROGRAMFILES%\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\1.5.3.17\uninstall.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\CONTROL\SESSION MANAGER\PENDINGFILERENAMEOPERATIONS = \??\%TEMP%\nsj21.tmp\Time.dll

The applications attempted the following network connection(s):

  • 92.241.182.***:80
  • 83.231.195.**:80
  • hxxp://www.babylon.com/redirects/*****
  • 173.194.33.**:80
  • 184.154.27.***:80
  • hxxp://download.mediaget.com/mediaget-installer-2/binaries/*****
  • 173.236.91.***:80
  • hxxp://reports.montiera.com/reports/*****

   

Please use the following instructions for all supported versions of Windows:


1. Disable Windows System Restore. For instructions, please refer to: http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/free-tools/disabling-system-restore.aspx

2. Update your McAfee Anti-Virus product to the latest version (when possible), and ensure the latest DAT and Engine and any applicable EXTRA.DATs are installed.

3. Run a full system scan. (On-Demand Scan)

4. Reboot, as soon as it is convenient, to ensure all malicious components are removed.

   

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