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Date discovered:24/05/2011
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:458.752 Bytes
MD5 checksum:C5CE8AFBAF33ED3AE89AE8138992DC24
VDF version: - Tuesday, May 24, 2011
IVDF version: - Tuesday, May 24, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine

   •  TrendMicro: TROJ_FAKEAL.SMQT
   •  Sophos: Troj/FakeAV-DRV
     Microsoft: Trojan:Win32/FakeSysdef

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

Side effects:
   • Drops files
    Falsely reports malware infection or system problems and offers to fix them if the user buys the application.
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Pricetrap function - user is fooled into making a costly subscription

Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Andrei Ilie on Friday, August 26, 2011
Description updated by Andrei Ilie on Thursday, September 1, 2011

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