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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 10/17/2013
Date Added: 10/17/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 1561052
Type: Trojan
Subtype: -
DAT Required: 7230
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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 DetectionGeneric.dx
Length1561052 bytes
MD5eb79faa80fa1744c7edcddda8c6873fe
SHA1a990b1c7e76f93245f4fb08cb3f3a4930db5cefc


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
EMSI SoftwareGeneric.Malware.SWX!.702FE106 (B)
avastWin32:DCom-AA
aviraTR/Siggen.422569
KasperskyNet-Worm.Win32.Kolabc.rmm
BitDefenderGeneric.Malware.SWX!.702FE106
Dr.WebTrojan.Siggen5.28081
FortiNetW32/Kolabc.GU!worm.im
EsetNewHeur_PE
normanwinpe/Troj_Generic.QKGKZ
risingTrojan.Win32.BadFuture.a
SophosMal/Behav-005
vba32Worm.Lovgate
V-BusterWorm.Agent!ZZCQTfVQq3M (trojan)

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
Adds or modifies Internet Explorer cookiesLow
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaGeneric.dx
McAfee SupportedGeneric.dx



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:

A990B1C7E76F93245F4FB08CB3F3A4930DB5CEFC

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %TEMP%\MPC14.tmp

The following files have been changed:

  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\wbem\logs\mofcomp.log

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

  • %TEMP%\tmp1B.tmp

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\SHARED TOOLS\MSINFO\TEMPLATES\OINFO11\COPIEDOFF11MOF = 1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WBEM\CIMOM\AUTORECOVER MOFS = %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\cimwin32.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\cimwin32.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\system.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\wmipcima.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\wmipcima.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\regevent.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\regevent.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\ntevt.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\ntevt.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\secrcw32.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\secrcw32.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\dsprov.mof %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\dsprov.mfl %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\WBEM\msi.m
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WBEM\CIMOM\AUTORECOVER MOFS TIMESTAMP = 129974785349531250

   

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.