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JS/IFrame.gen

This page shows details and results of our analysis on the malware JS/IFrame.gen

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Threat Detail

  • Malware Type: Trojan
  • Malware Sub-type: Generic
  • Protection Added: 2009-01-05

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 email, malicious or hacked web pages, Internet Relay Chat (IRC), peer-to-peer networks, etc.


Minimum Engine

5600.1067

File Length

Description Added

2009-01-05

Description Modified

2009-02-23

Malware Proliferation

This is a generic detection for obfuscated JavaScript that points to an Iframe to a remote site.

The signature is based on specfic characteristics of the encryption.

Because this is a generic detection there is no specific description of the activity undertaken by JavaScript detected under this name, however these can include malicious activity such as downloading and executing files or scripts.

Because this is a generic detection there is no specific description of the activity undertaken by JavaScript detected under this name, however these can include malicious activity such as downloading and executing files or scripts.

Distribution channels include email, malicious or hacked web pages, Internet Relay Chat (IRC), peer-to-peer networks, etc.