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Virus Profile: W32/Virut.gen!22763D27F854

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 10/20/2013
Date Added: 10/20/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 242175
Type: Virus
Subtype: Win32
DAT Required: 7234
Removal Instructions
   
 
 
   

Description

Viruses are self-replicating. They are often spread by a network or by transmission to a removable medium such as a removable disk, writable CD, or USB drive. Viruses may also spread by infecting files on a network file system or a file system that is shared by another computer.

Indication of Infection

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

Methods of Infection

Viruses are self-replicating. They are often spread by a network or by transmission to a removable medium such as a removable disk, writable CD, or USB drive. Viruses may also spread by infecting files on a network file system or a file system that is shared by another computer.

   

Virus Characteristics

This is a Virus

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionW32/Virut.gen
Length242175 bytes
MD522763d27f85416f709c0eaca34c60d63
SHA1e5faecef728da933a8586882852df48206862e59


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
avastWin32:Sality
AVG (GriSoft)Patched_c.AWFK (Trojan horse)
aviraTR/Patched.Ren.Gen
KasperskyTrojan-Ransom.Win32.PornoBlocker.atlm
F-ProtW32/Virut.D.gen!Eldorado
FortiNetW32/Virut.ce
normanVirut.ECUR

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaW32/Virut.gen
McAfee SupportedW32/Virut.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:

E5FAECEF728DA933A8586882852DF48206862E59

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\ALREADYPLAYED = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\COLOR = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\DIFFICULTY = 0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\HEIGHT = 9
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\MARK = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\MINES = 10
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME1 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME2 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME3 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\SOUND = 0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME1 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME2 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME3 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\WIDTH = 9
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\XPOS = 80
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\YPOS = 80

   

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.