RDN/Generic PWS.y!np!BBC93B945C3D

This page shows details and results of our analysis on the malware RDN/Generic PWS.y!np!BBC93B945C3D

Overview

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.


Minimum DAT

7060 (2013-04-29)

Updated DAT

7060 (2013-04-29)

Minimum Engine

5400.1158

File Length

100389

Description Added

2013-04-29

Description Modified

2013-04-29

Malware Proliferation

Characteristics

This is a Trojan

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionRDN/Generic PWS.y!np
Length100389 bytes
MD5bbc93b945c3d3febdfeb7055d3777f91
SHA119cf9f18f1bb76faf33b5501b08dfb9859dd5b71


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
ahnlabBackdoor/Win32.Agent
aviraTR/Rootkit.Gen
KasperskyTrojan-Spy.Win32.KeyLogger.acmq
Dr.WebTrojan.DownLoader5.27006
FortiNetW32/Agent.IM
MicrosoftDDoS:Win32/Nitol.B
SophosMal/Agent-IM
vba32BackDoor.Agent

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Adds or modifies a system service.Low
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaRDN/Generic PWS.y!np
McAfee SupportedRDN/Generic PWS.y!np



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:

svchosv.exe

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\Rc.dll

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\SERVICES\TNMEDIACENTVBW\PARAMETERS\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS NT\CURRENTVERSION\SVCHOST\KRNLSRVC = tnMediaCentvbw
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\SERVICES\TNMEDIACENTVBW\DESCRIPTION = xiThis service can't be stopedswld security.
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\SERVICES\TNMEDIACENTVBW\PARAMETERS\SERVICEDLL = %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\Rc.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\SERVICES\TNMEDIACENTVBW\PARAMETERS\SERVICEMAIN = StartRouter ServiceMain Reg
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\SETUP\XING = %WINDIR%\SYSTEM32\Rc.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\SETUP\ZISHA = %TEMP%\19CF9F18F1BB76FAF33B5501B08DFB9859DD5B71

Symptoms

This symptoms of this detection are the files, registry, and network communication referenced in the characteristics section.

Method 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.

Removal

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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