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Date discovered:13/12/2012
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:413 Bytes
VDF version:

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine

   •  Kaspersky: Virus.BAT.Shan.a

Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003

 Files It overwrites the following files.
%malware execution directory%\*.ba*

With the following contents:
   • %executed file%

It copies the following files:
    •  %malware execution directory%\*.ba* into %system drive root%\*.ba*

The following file is created:

– A file that is for temporary use and it might be deleted afterwards:
   • %malware execution directory%\BlackJack.tmp

 Miscellaneous Windows Messenger Service:
It can send a message using Windows Messenger Service. The message is the following:
   • F-Secure Anti Virus....... PROTECTING

The message box might look similar to the following:

Description inserted by Andrei Gherman on Thursday, December 22, 2005
Description updated by Andrei Gherman on Friday, December 23, 2005

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