Submission Summary:

What's been foundSeverity Level
Contains characteristics of a rogue antispyware application that uses aggressive and deceptive advertising along with false reports of exaggerated system security threats to persuade users to download and purchase their product.
Downloads/requests other files from Internet.
Packed with a packer that is known to be used by malware (e.g. to complicate threat analysis or detection).
Contains characteristics of an identified security risk.

 

Technical Details:

 

Possible Security Risk

Security RiskDescription
RogueAntiSpyware.Antivir64 Antivir64 acts as an antivirus program which produces false detections. It requests the user to subscribe or purchase in order to remove detections.
RogueAntiSpyware.AntiVirusPro RogueAntiSpyware.AntiVirusPro is a Rogue Anti-Spyware product which comes bundled along with a malicious downloader. It is downloaded and installed without the users consent.

 

File System Modifications

#Filename(s)File SizeFile HashAlias
1 %DesktopDir%\Antivirus 2009.lnk 670 bytes MD5: 0xCE121BFD31850C56EF5A26FFD6564545
SHA-1: 0xF91D090391194B46CCD17EFC62D1BD4035EDD359
(not available)
2 %StartMenu%\Antivirus 2009\Antivirus 2009.lnk 676 bytes MD5: 0x8706D33AD5964554DE4240D577181FA7
SHA-1: 0x970E39627FD91BE407E5DE63FB34B9648865165B
(not available)
3 %StartMenu%\Antivirus 2009\Uninstall Antivirus 2009.lnk 698 bytes MD5: 0xAB0B227D981A393E567F58892A85F36E
SHA-1: 0xA9543F4B1372D5BC9CF678E800DD44A2A5A42C61
(not available)
4 [file and pathname of the sample #1] 1,098,752 bytes MD5: 0x973F20B0E26D6FF19793CF1662752C72
SHA-1: 0x2DE05C54D5EB59CCEDF266DC2561FA8B5FA640E0
Trojan.Win32.FakeXPA [Ikarus]
packed with Molebox [Kaspersky Lab]
5 %System%\scui.cpl 78,336 bytes MD5: 0xB69DAF8D44CBBB438DD86240C4960D07
SHA-1: 0x8AC658BDB8F999FE81A0182606A12D9C8B7F2D46
RogueAntiSpyware.AntiVirusPro [PCTools]
AntiVirus2009 [Symantec]
not-a-virus:FraudTool.Win32.XPAntivirus.oj [Kaspersky Lab]
FakeAlert-AB [McAfee]
TROJ_FAKEALER.GV [Trend Micro]
Troj/FakeAle-GZ [Sophos]
Trojan:Win32/FakeXPA [Microsoft]
PHISH.FraudTool.XPAntivirus [Ikarus]

 

Memory Modifications

Process NameProcess FilenameMain Module Size
[filename of the sample #1][file and pathname of the sample #1]3,153,920 bytes

 

Registry Modifications

 

Other details

Russian Federation

 

 

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