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Virus:EXP/Pidief.HM
Date discovered:14/10/2008
Type:Exploit
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:No
File size:~ 3.315 Bytes
IVDF version:7.00.07.38 - Tuesday, October 14, 2008

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Exploit.JS.Pdfka.w
   •  F-Secure: Exploit.JS.Pdfka.w
   •  Sophos: Mal/PDFEx-B
   •  Bitdefender: Trojan.JS.Downloader.BEZ


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Downloads a malicious file
   • Makes use of software vulnerability

 Files It tries to download a file:

– The location is the following:
   • http://gregcompas.com/**********load.php
Furthermore this file gets executed after it was fully downloaded. Further investigation pointed out that this file is malware, too. Detected as: TR/Agent.agrt

Description inserted by Thomas Wegele on Thursday, October 30, 2008
Description updated by Thomas Wegele on Thursday, October 30, 2008

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