Virus Profile: Generic.dx!952A77FCB583

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 7/12/2014
Date Added: 7/12/2014
Origin: Unknown
Length: 882448
Type: Trojan
Subtype: -
DAT Required: 7496
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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
Length882448 bytes
MD5952a77fcb583f943bf6910f2b13142b2
SHA1ff839aefb3636a3ba6d784f06807e68b9e8989af


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
AVG (GriSoft)InstallC.686
clamavWin.Adware.Agent-7643
Eseta variant of Win32/InstallCore.PL
SophosInstall Core Click run software
vba32suspected of Trojan.Downloader.gen.h

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


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:

FF839AEFB3636A3BA6D784F06807E68B9E8989AF

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %TEMP%\installer_flv_media_player__Portuguese.exe

The following files have been deleted:

  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale

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

  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\DE.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\CS.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\TR.locale
  • %TEMP%\nsd10.tmp
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\checkbox.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\sponsored.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\images\progress-bg.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\NL.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\KO.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\form.bmp.Mask
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\default_wi.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\ID.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\JA.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\progress-bar.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\browse.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\loader.gif
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Bg.jpg
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\csshover3.htc
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\FI.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\SV.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\IT.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\images\button-bg.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Icon_Generic.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\RU.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Pause_Button.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\ES.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\images\progress-bg2.png
  • %TEMP%\0003371E.log
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Quick_Specs.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Color_Button_Hover.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\AR.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\main.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\FR.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\default_tb.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Grey_Button_Hover.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Grey_Button.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Resume_Button.png
  • %TEMP%\00033317.log
  • %TEMP%\0003C7F4.log
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\images\progress-bg-corner.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\bootstrap_20092.html
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\EN.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\ProgressBar.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Color_Button.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\ZH.locale
  • %TEMP%\nsd11.tmp
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\DA.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\PT.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\EL.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Close.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\PL.locale
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Close_Hover.png
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\ie6_main.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\css\sdk-ui\button.css
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\locale\NO.locale
  • %TEMP%\nsd11.tmp\nsURL.dll
  • %TEMP%\ish209703\images\Progress.png
  • %TEMP%\0003C7E5.log
  • %TEMP%\0003C814.log

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DIRECTDRAW\MOSTRECENTAPPLICATION\ID = 708992537
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DIRECTDRAW\MOSTRECENTAPPLICATION\NAME = installer_flv_media_player__Portuguese.exe

The applications attempted the following network connection(s):

  • 54.215.13.***:80
  • 54.201.54.**:80
  • hxxp://rp.tiviviv.com/*****

   

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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