Virus Profile: W32/Picsys.worm.c!4D8E40C1520B

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home Low | Corporate Low
Date Discovered: 4/10/2013
Date Added: 4/10/2013
Origin: Unknown
Length: 94462
Type: Trojan
Subtype: Win32
DAT Required: 7039
Removal Instructions


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 DetectionW32/Picsys.worm.c
Length94462 bytes

Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
AVG (GriSoft)Worm/Generic2.BEDH

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

ActivitiesRisk Levels
No digital signature is presentInformational

McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaW32/Picsys.worm.c
McAfee SupportedW32/Picsys.worm.c

System Changes

Some path values have been replaced with environment variables as the exact location may vary with different configurations.
%WINDIR% = \WINDOWS (Windows 9x/ME/XP/Vista/7), \WINNT (Windows NT/2000)
%PROGRAMFILES% = \Program Files

The following files were analyzed:


The following files have been added to the system:

  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\cute teen fingering herself on the sofa.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\two hot college girl fucking in class.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\dedicated honie giving dude a helping hand and head.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\jenna jameson - built for speed.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\hot mature blonde in stockings.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\young slut being pound in all her tight holes.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\showing some hot girls share cock.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Hotmail Hacker.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Teen Violent Forced Gangbang.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\hardcored blonde mature.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\some hard sucking and fucking babes.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\GTA 3 Serial.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\brutal preteen porn xxx.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\winxcfg.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\little brown cup-cake with plump boobs and sweet beaver.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\dude getting burned out trying to fuck 2 hot babes.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\MSN.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Napster Clone.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Two girls - Blonde and Brunette - Giving head.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\gangbang tryout with young slut and two studs.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\hotmail account sniffer.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Kama Sutra Tetris.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\happy babe who got 12 inches last night.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\strange asian ass odyssey.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\Yahoo mail cracker.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\AOL.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\AIM Flooder.exe
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\hot hungry sluts sucking cum for a line of coke.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\sexy ass black slut sucking huge cock.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\drunk babes sharing a dick.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\sexy little blonde teasing.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\kinky banana in pussy.mpg.pif
  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\macromd\fine babe spreading extremely hot ass and furball.mpg.pif

The following registry elements have been changed:



All Users:

Please use the following instructions for all supported versions of Windows to remove threats and other potential risks:

1.Disable System Restore .

2.Update to current engine and DAT files for detection and removal.

3.Run a complete system scan.

Modifications made to the system Registry and/or INI files for the purposes of hooking system startup, will be successfully removed if cleaning with the recommended engine and DAT combination (or higher).

1. Please go to the Microsoft Recovery Console and restore a clean MBR.

On windows XP:

Insert the Windows XP CD into the CD-ROM drive and restart the computer.
When the "Welcome to Setup" screen appears, press R to start the Recovery Console.
Select the Windows installation that is compromised and provide the administrator password
Issue 'fixmbr' command to restore the Master Boot Record
Follow onscreen instructions
Reset and remove the CD from CD-ROM drive.

On Windows Vista and 7:

Insert the Windows CD into the CD-ROM drive and restart the computer.
Click on "Repair Your Computer"
When the System Recovery Options dialog comes up, choose the Command Prompt.
Issue 'bootrec /fixmbr' command to restore the Master Boot Record
Follow onscreen instructions
Reset and remove the CD from CD-ROM drive.


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