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ThreatExpert's awareness of the file "cmdow.exe":

Across all ThreatExpert reports, the file "cmdow.exe" has always been identified as a threat.
File "cmdow.exe" has the following statistics:
Total number of reports analysed611,932
Number of cases that involved the file "cmdow.exe"9
Number of incidents when this file was found to be a threat9
Statistical volume of cases when "cmdow.exe" was a threat100%
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The file "cmdow.exe" is known to be created under the following filenames:
%CommonPrograms%\coffin of evil multi scanner\datos\cmdow.exe
  • %CommonPrograms% is a variable that refers to the file system directory that contains the directories for the common program groups that appear on the Start menu for all users. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs (Windows NT/2000/XP).
  • %System% is a variable that refers to the System folder. By default, this is C:\Windows\System (Windows 95/98/Me), C:\Winnt\System32 (Windows NT/2000), or C:\Windows\System32 (Windows XP).
  • %Temp% is a variable that refers to the temporary folder in the short path form. By default, this is C:\Documents and Settings\[UserName]\Local Settings\Temp\ (Windows NT/2000/XP).

The file "cmdow.exe" has the following possible country of origin:
OriginNumber of Incidents
United Kingdom6

The following threats are known to be associated with the file "cmdow.exe":
Threat AliasNumber of Incidents
Tool-HideWindow [McAfee]34
not-a-virus:RiskTool.Win32.HideWindows [Kaspersky Lab]30
SecurityRisk.Cmdow [Symantec]19
RiskTool.HideWindows.K [PC Tools]16
Tool:Win32/Cmdow [Microsoft]16
not-a-virus:RiskTool.Win32.HideWindows [Ikarus]13
HackTool.HideWindows [PC Tools]4
Hacktool.HideWindows [PC Tools]2
Generic.dx [McAfee]1
Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Agent.bjts [Kaspersky Lab]1