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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 12/19/2013
Date Added: 12/19/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 11264
Type: Trojan
Subtype: -
DAT Required: 7293
Removal Instructions
   
 
 
   

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
Length11264 bytes
MD52689022cf35a926084fe89d454e4c3ce
SHA1044e0022c0977306ac8461405ee7ae7bdfb13438


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
ahnlabTrojan/Win32.BitMiner
avastWin32:Malware-gen
AVG (GriSoft)CoinMiner.XR (Trojan horse)
aviraTR/Kazy.288791.16
BitDefenderGen:Variant.Kazy.288791
Dr.WebTrojan.DownLoader10.60451
FortiNetMSIL/CoinMiner.ER!tr
EsetMSIL/CoinMiner.ER trojan (variant)
pandaSuspicious
V-BusterTrojan.Kazy!BE4/7AdppbA (trojan)

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
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:

044E0022C0977306AC8461405EE7AE7BDFB13438

The following files have been added to the system:

  • C:\usft_ext.dll
  • C:\miner.dll
  • C:\Updater.exe
  • C:\phatk.ptx
  • C:\openssl.dll
  • C:\coinutil.dll

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN\SERVICE = %TEMP%\044E0022C0977306AC8461405EE7AE7BDFB13438

The applications attempted the following network connection(s):

  • 31.22.4.**:80
  • 162.243.142.**:17777

   

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.