W32/Sality.gen!D875AF​395AAE

This page shows details and results of our analysis on the malware W32/Sality.gen!D875AF395AAE

Overview

Viruses are self-replicating. They are often spread by a network or by transmission to a removable medium such as a removable disk, writable CD, or USB drive. Viruses may also spread by infecting files on a network file system or a file system that is shared by another computer.


Minimum Engine

5600.1067

File Length

303615

Description Added

2013-07-06

Description Modified

2013-07-06

Malware Proliferation

Characteristics

This is a Virus

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionW32/Sality.gen
Length303615 bytes
MD5d875af395aae6dc64e1a92c238828aca
SHA1f62219e77b8237aedd2f32db5ffaa4cab3368636


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
avastWin32:Sality
AVG (GriSoft)Win32/Sality
aviraTR/Patched.Gen
KasperskyTrojan-Dropper.Win32.TDSS.axkf
F-ProtW32/Sality.E.gen!Eldorado
FortiNetW32/TDSS.AXKF!tr
normanSality.BFFB
pandaTrj/CI.A
Trend MicroPE_SALITY.RL

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaW32/Sality.gen
McAfee SupportedW32/Sality.gen



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:

F62219E77B8237AEDD2F32DB5FFAA4CAB3368636

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\ALREADYPLAYED = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\COLOR = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\DIFFICULTY = 0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\HEIGHT = 9
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\MARK = 1
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\MINES = 10
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME1 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME2 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\NAME3 = Anonymous
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\SOUND = 0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME1 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME2 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\TIME3 = 999
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\WIDTH = 9
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\XPOS = 80
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINMINE\YPOS = 80

Symptoms

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

Method of Infection

Viruses are self-replicating. They are often spread by a network or by transmission to a removable medium such as a removable disk, writable CD, or USB drive. Viruses may also spread by infecting files on a network file system or a file system that is shared by another computer.

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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