Generic.bfr!99D2AD005​63B

This page shows details and results of our analysis on the malware Generic.bfr!99D2AD00563B

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

7146 (2013-07-24)

Updated DAT

7146 (2013-07-24)

Minimum Engine

5400.1158

File Length

201666

Description Added

2013-07-25

Description Modified

2013-07-25

Malware Proliferation

Characteristics

This is a Trojan

File PropertiesProperty Values
McAfee DetectionGeneric.bfr
Length201666 bytes
MD599d2ad00563b8f396bb176a2c8c3c320
SHA1ea4cb7c5fda2e61982cac41c8a96eb150fb500ef


Other Common Detection Aliases

Company NamesDetection Names
EMSI SoftwareGen:Variant.Taterf.20 (B)
avastWin32:Trojan-gen
AVG (GriSoft)BackDoor.Generic_r.AFZ (Trojan horse)
aviraBDS/Morix.bh.1 back-door program
KasperskyTrojan-Spy.Win32.Agent.cbot
BitDefenderGen:Variant.Taterf.20
clamavPUA.Win32.Packer.Asprotect-2
Dr.WebTrojan.PWS.Gamania.38463
FortiNetW32/Small.CBOT!tr
Microsoftbackdoor:win32/morix.b
SymantecTrojan Horse
EsetWin32/Farfli.KA
normanwinpe/Troj_Generic.NBNIR
pandaGeneric Trojan
risingTrojan.Win32.FakeIcon.ah
SophosTroj/Agent-WIB
Trend MicroTROJ_AG.6D0D6BA1
vba32BScope.Trojan.SvcHorse.01643
Vet (Computer Associates)Win32/SillyDl.YRG

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


ActivitiesRisk Levels
Enumerates many system files and directories.Low
Adds or modifies Internet Explorer cookiesLow
No digital signature is presentInformational


McAfee ScansScan Detections
McAfee BetaGeneric.bfr
McAfee SupportedGeneric.bfr



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:

EA4CB7C5FDA2E61982CAC41C8A96EB150FB500EF

The following files have been added to the system:

  • %TEMP%\server.exe
  • %WINDIR%\B52F0199\svchsot.exe
  • %WINDIR%\F9664724\svchsot.exe
  • %TEMP%\sims.exe

The following files were temporarily written to disk then later removed:

  • %TEMP%\nsr8.tmp

The following registry elements have been created:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\INFOTIME\

The following registry elements have been changed:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN\B52F0199 = %WINDIR%\B52F0199\svchsot.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN\F9664724 = %WINDIR%\F9664724\svchsot.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\INFOTIME\INFOTIME = 20121115

The applications attempted the following network connection(s):

  • 61.196.206.***:8008
  • 183.136.132.***:8080

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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