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Virus:SPR/Hoax.Renos.EG.4
Date discovered:20/09/2006
Type:Security Privacy Risk
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:32.768 Bytes
MD5 checksum:4b2a5bab4d14fe9d981bcff374279c28
VDF version:6.35.01.115
IVDF version:6.35.01.116 - Monday, August 21, 2006

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: Puper trojan
   •  Kaspersky: not-virus:Hoax.Win32.Renos.eg
   •  Sophos: Troj/Puper-UD
   •  Bitdefender: Trojan.Zlob.BC


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


Side effects:
   • Drops a malicious file
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification


Right after execution the following information is displayed:


Description inserted by Monica Ghitun on Wednesday, September 20, 2006
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Wednesday, October 18, 2006

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