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Virus:Worm/Foreign.nbt.3
Date discovered:21/09/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:High
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:No
File size:~111.648 Bytes
VDF version:7.11.44.74 - Wednesday, September 26, 2012
IVDF version:7.11.44.74 - Wednesday, September 26, 2012

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: Trojan.ADH.2
   •  Kaspersky: Trojware Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Foreign.qpp
   •  AVG: Worm/Pakes.AXR
   •  Eset: Win32/AutoRun.Spy.Banker.M worm

It was previously detected as:
   •  TR/Foreign.nbt.3


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Can be used to execute malicious code
   • Can be used by rogue users or malware to lower security settings
   • Can be used to modify system settings that allow or augment potential malware behaviour.
   • Disable security applications
   • Downloads files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Steals information
Description inserted by Daniel Mocanu on Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Description updated by Daniel Mocanu on Wednesday, September 26, 2012

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