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Virus:ADWARE/Instoolbar.A
Date discovered:21/12/2012
Type:Adware
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:Yes
File size:163.416 Bytes
VDF version:7.11.54.138 - Friday, December 21, 2012
IVDF version:7.11.54.138 - Friday, December 21, 2012

 General Method of propagation:
   • No own spreading routine


Aliases:
   •  Eset: Win32/Somoto.A
     DrWeb: Adware.Somoto.8


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
    Windows Vista
    Windows Server 2008
    Windows 7


Side effects:
   • Drops files
   • Registry modification


Right after execution it runs a windows application which will display the following window:

Description inserted by Alexander Bauer on Sunday, December 23, 2012
Description updated by Alexander Bauer on Sunday, December 23, 2012

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