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Virus:Worm/Yahos.lx
Date discovered:26/01/2011
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Medium
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:94.208 Bytes
MD5 checksum:26B84DFB2F3ECBF5DFF168A593F512D9
VDF version:7.10.08.59
IVDF version:7.11.01.251 - Wednesday, January 26, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: IM-Worm.Win32.Yahos.lx
   •  F-Secure: IM-Worm.Win32.Yahos.lx
   •  Eset: Win32/Yimfoca.AA worm
     DrWeb: Win32.HLLW.Oscar.14


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
    Windows Vista
    Windows Server 2008
    Windows 7


Side effects:
   • Drops files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Records keystrokes
   • Registry modification
    Opens website in web browser
Description inserted by Alexander Bauer on Thursday, January 27, 2011
Description updated by Alexander Bauer on Thursday, January 27, 2011

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