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Virus:TR/Fakealert.qma
Date discovered:06/07/2011
Type:Trojan
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:327.680 Bytes
MD5 checksum:C9B684BDEB0D836BDDBBEB74142EE5D6
VDF version:7.11.10.239 - Wednesday, July 6, 2011
IVDF version:7.11.10.239 - Wednesday, July 6, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  TrendMicro: TROJ_FAKEAV.CAB
   •  Sophos: Mal/FakeAV-MQ
     Microsoft: Rogue:Win32/FakeRean


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Drops files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification


Right after execution the following information is displayed:



Description inserted by Andrei Ilie on Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Description updated by Andrei Ilie on Thursday, October 13, 2011

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