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Virus:TR/Scar.acpc
Date discovered:15/10/2009
Type:Trojan
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:Yes
File size:64.512 Bytes
MD5 checksum:eb6f51f48ea429a9966c60ac2975aa31
IVDF version:7.01.06.114 - Thursday, October 15, 2009

 General Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Koobface.worm.gen.o
   •  Panda: W32/Koobface.FL.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Koobface.NBH
   •  Bitdefender: Worm.Generic.93883


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


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Registry modification

 Files It copies itself to the following location:
   • %WINDIR%\pp12.exe



It deletes the initially executed copy of itself.



The following file is created:

%WINDIR%\fdgg34353edfgdfdf

 Registry One of the following values is added in order to run the process after reboot:

–  [HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
   • "pp"="%WINDIR%\pp12.exe"

 File details Runtime packer:
In order to aggravate detection and reduce size of the file it is packed with a runtime packer.

Description inserted by Petre Galan on Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Wednesday, February 24, 2010

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