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Virus:JAVA/Agent.JG
Date discovered:01/03/2011
Type:Java
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Medium
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:5.751 Bytes
MD5 checksum:03a7a51808d6c73a64ff954f15b5d029
VDF version:7.10.09.49
IVDF version:7.11.04.17 - Tuesday, March 1, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Exploit.Java.CVE-2010-0840.c
   •  F-Secure: Exploit.Java.CVE-2010-0840.c
     Microsoft: Exploit:java/CVE-2010-0840.BJ
     DrWeb: Exploit.Java.179


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
    Windows Vista
    Windows Server 2008
    Windows 7


Side effects:
   • Downloads a file
   • Lowers security settings
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
CVE-2010-0840

 Files It tries to download a file:

The location is the following:
   • %given parameter%
It is saved on the local hard drive under: %TEMPDIR%\%random numbers%.exe Furthermore this file gets executed after it was fully downloaded.

 File details Programming language:
 • Java


Encryption:
Encrypted - The virus code inside the file is encrypted.

Description inserted by Alexander Bauer on Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Description updated by Alexander Bauer on Wednesday, March 2, 2011

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