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Virus:VBS/Drop.Scano.AQ
Date discovered:19/10/2006
Type:Trojan
Subtype:Dropper
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:No
File size:~68.000 Bytes
VDF version:6.36.00.137
IVDF version:6.36.00.154 - Tuesday, October 24, 2006

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Areses.dr
   •  F-Secure: VBS/Scano@dr
   •  Sophos: W32/Bagle-GY
   •  Eset: Win32/Scano.AO
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Scano.AL@mm.VBS


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


Side effects:
   • Drops a malicious file

 Files The following file is created:

– C:\5vdk5F.exe Furthermore it gets executed after it was fully created. Further investigation pointed out that this file is malware, too. Detected as: Worm/Scano.AQ

 File details Programming language:
The malware program was written in Visual Basic.

Description inserted by Adriana Popa on Tuesday, October 3, 2006
Description updated by Adriana Popa on Friday, October 20, 2006

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