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Date discovered:22/12/2008
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:No
IVDF version:

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine

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

Side effects:
   • Downloads a malicious file

 Files It tries to download a file:

– The location is the following:
It is saved on the local hard drive under: %temporary internet files%\Content.IE5\%eight-digit random character string%\readme.pdf Furthermore this file gets executed after it was fully downloaded. Further investigation pointed out that this file is malware, too. Detected as: JS/Dldr.Psyme.GX.3

Description inserted by Andreas Feuerstein on Thursday, January 15, 2009
Description updated by Andreas Feuerstein on Thursday, January 15, 2009

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