Threat Encyclopedia

TROJ_FAKEAV.BLW

Publish date: October 08, 2012

ANALYSIS BY

Jeffrey Bernardino


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OVERVIEW


TECHNICAL DETAILS

Installation

This Trojan drops the following copies of itself into the affected system:

  • %Application Data%\av.exe
  • %Application Data%\MSASCui.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.)

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