Threat Encyclopedia

TROJ_DLOADR.WM

Publish date: October 08, 2012

ANALYSIS BY

Karl Dominguez


PLATFORM:

Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003

OVERALL RISK RATING:
DAMAGE POTENTIAL:
DISTRIBUTION POTENTIAL:
REPORTED INFECTION:

  • Threat Type:Trojan

  • Destructiveness:No

  • Encrypted: No

  • In the wild: Yes

OVERVIEW


This Trojan may be dropped by other malware.

It deletes itself after execution.

TECHNICAL DETAILS

File Size:

266,240 bytes

File Type:

DLL

Memory Resident:

No

Initial Samples Received Date:

08 Sep 2010

Arrival Details

This Trojan may be dropped by the following malware:

  • TROJ_PIDIEF.WM

Installation

This Trojan drops the following files:

  • %Application Data%\golf clinic.pdf
  • %Current%\DMS.bat

(Note: %Application Data% is the current user's Application Data folder, which is usually C:\Windows\Profiles\{user name}\Application Data on Windows 98 and ME, C:\WINNT\Profiles\{user name}\Application Data on Windows NT, and C:\Documents and Settings\{user name}\Local Settings\Application Data on Windows 2000, XP, and Server 2003.)

Download Routine

This Trojan connects to the following website(s) to download and execute a malicious file:

  • http://{BLOCKED}yhouse.us/from/wincrng.exe

It saves the files it downloads using the following names:

  • %Application Data%\winhelp32.exe

(Note: %Application Data% is the current user's Application Data folder, which is usually C:\Windows\Profiles\{user name}\Application Data on Windows 98 and ME, C:\WINNT\Profiles\{user name}\Application Data on Windows NT, and C:\Documents and Settings\{user name}\Local Settings\Application Data on Windows 2000, XP, and Server 2003.)

Other Details

This Trojan deletes itself after execution.

SOLUTION

Minimum Scan Engine:

8.900

Step 1

For Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 users, before doing any scans, please make sure you disable System Restore to allow full scanning of your computer.

Step 2

Remove malware files dropped/downloaded by TROJ_DLOADR.WM

    TROJ_PIDIEF.WM
    TROJ_CHIFRAX.BU

Step 3

Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as TROJ_DLOADR.WM. If the detected files have already been cleaned, deleted, or quarantined by your Trend Micro product, no further step is required. You may opt to simply delete the quarantined files. Please check this Knowledge Base page for more information.

Step 4

Search and delete this file

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%Application Data%\golf clinic.pdf


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