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Virus:EXP/2010-0840.AO
Date discovered:12/09/2011
Type:Exploit
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:High
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:4.725 Bytes
MD5 checksum:753e87f7b06c2c2f154fc8fe1c64c021
VDF version:7.11.14.174 - Monday, September 12, 2011
IVDF version:7.11.14.174 - Monday, September 12, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: JV/MailSend.a
   •  Kaspersky: Exploit.Java.CVE-2010-0840.cj
   •  Microsoft: Exploit:Java/CVE-2010-0840.LE
   •  Grisoft: Java/Exploit.FZ
   •  GData: Java:Agent-UR
   •  DrWeb: Exploit.CVE2010-0840.18


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
   • Windows Vista
   • Windows Server 2008
   • Windows 7


Side effects:
   • Drive-by download
   • 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 Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Description updated by Alexander Bauer on Tuesday, September 13, 2011

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