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Virus:TR/Spy.ZBot.akbb
Date discovered:10/06/2010
Type:Trojan
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:130.560 Bytes
MD5 checksum:3c67f319f7f2d6f9028018bfc2b94960
IVDF version:7.10.08.31 - Thursday, June 10, 2010

 General Method of propagation:
    Autorun feature


Aliases:
   •  Bitdefender: Trojan.Spy.ZBot.EPM
   •  Panda: Trj/Krapack.gen
   •  Eset: Win32/Spy.Zbot.JF


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


Side effects:
   • Downloads a malicious file
   • Drops malicious files
   • Registry modification

 Files It copies itself to the following locations:
   • %SYSDIR%\sdra64.exe
   • %drive%\%executed file%



The following files are created:

%drive%\Autorun.inf This is a non malicious text file with the following content:
   • %code that runs malware%

%SYSDIR%\lowsec\user.ds
%SYSDIR%\lowsec\local.ds
%SYSDIR%\lowsec\user.ds.lll



It tries to download a file:

The location is the following:
   • http://babah20122012.com/zv/**********

 Registry It creates the following entry in order to bypass the Windows XP firewall:



The following registry keys are added:

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-20]
   • "Migrate"=dword:0x00000002

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-20\Data 2\Windows]
   • "Value"=hex:01,00,00,00,1C,00,00,00,03,00,00,00,AE,11,D9,A4,19,4C,7C,89,F4,DC,40,63,72,FA,99,0C,7E,6F,CF,6B,CE,E9,10,E8,10,00,00,00,89,3D,50,AD,A5,CF,68,A8,24,AE,9C,50,4F,CE,FB,3C,14,00,00,00,C6,6E,5C,0C,61,D1,67,62,E7,97,8F,47,ED,6F,87,F9,41,C0,9B,C5

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-19\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\
   Network]
   • "UID"="%computer name%_001D3849"

[HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-18\Data 2\Windows]
   • "Value"=hex:01,00,00,00,1C,00,00,00,03,00,00,00,1E,5A,D0,F8,FF,47,75,C2,21,04,44,A2,79,1D,7B,3B,0B,DD,DE,18,CC,4C,74,40,10,00,00,00,88,F2,ED,F5,9C,51,81,3E,99,80,43,85,7D,A5,4F,7D,14,00,00,00,21,13,EF,3B,1A,89,46,5F,E1,56,E2,9E,D5,E6,B2,4F,12,86,2E,CF

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-19\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-19]
   • "Migrate"=dword:0x00000002

[HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\
   explorer\{43BF8CD1-C5D5-2230-7BB2-98F22C2B7DC6}]
   • "{3039636B-5F3D-6C64-6675-696870667265}"=hex:F7,09,F2,0D
   • "{33373039-3132-3864-6B30-303233343434}"=hex:47,09,F2,0D

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-19\Software\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-19\Data 2\Windows]
   • "Value"=hex:01,00,00,00,1C,00,00,00,03,00,00,00,A2,C3,1C,67,56,DE,39,C9,75,06,2A,2F,45,0D,C3,D7,89,BE,78,8B,02,22,48,02,10,00,00,00,CD,A2,D0,3B,A8,18,52,9F,86,1D,33,31,B4,4E,20,F1,14,00,00,00,CE,58,EE,A8,EA,9F,7A,D0,0E,29,75,B9,82,16,9B,9B,BF,54,67,5C

[HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\
   Protected Storage System Provider\S-1-5-18]
   • "Migrate"=dword:0x00000002

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\
   Network]
   • "UID"="%computer name%_001D3173"

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Network]
   • "UID"="%computer name%_001D28C8"



The following registry keys are changed:

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
   New value:
   • "Start Page"=""

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]
   New value:
   • "userinit"="%SYSDIR%\userinit.exe,%SYSDIR%\sdra64.exe,"

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\
   Winlogon]
   New value:
   • "ParseAutoexec"="1"

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-19\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\
   Winlogon]
   New value:
   • "ParseAutoexec"="1"

[HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\
   Winlogon]
   New value:
   • "ParseAutoexec"="1"

[HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-19\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
   New value:
   • "Start Page"=""

 Network Infection Exploit:
It makes use of the following Exploit:
– MS04-007 (ASN.1 Vulnerability)

 Backdoor The following port is opened:

239.255.25**********.250 on UDP port 1900 M-SEARCH * HTTP/1.1

 Stealing It tries to steal the following information:

A logging routine is started after a website is visited:
   • https://onlineeast.bankofamerica.com/cgi-bin/ias/*/GotoWelcome

 Injection It injects itself as a remote thread into a process.

    Process name:
   • winlogon.exe



It injects itself as a remote thread into a process.

    Process name:
   • svchost.exe



It injects itself as a remote thread into a process.

It is injected into all processes.


 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 Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Tuesday, October 12, 2010

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