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Virus:TR/FakeAV.anm
Date discovered:14/07/2011
Type:Trojan
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:524.288 Bytes
MD5 checksum:88F32B47676BEA874374EE2CDDF5EE5A
VDF version:7.11.11.156 - Thursday, July 14, 2011
IVDF version:7.11.11.156 - Thursday, July 14, 2011

 General Aliases:
   •  TrendMicro: TROJ_VUNDO.SMIB
   •  Sophos: Mal/FakeAV-MQ
     Microsoft: Rogue:Win32/FakeRean


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.
   • Registry modification


Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Andrei Ilie on Friday, October 7, 2011
Description updated by Andrei Ilie on Monday, October 10, 2011

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