Where to Buy Trend Micro Products

For Home

For Small Business

1-888-762-8736
(M-F 8:00am-5:00pm CST)

For Enterprise

1-877-218-7353
(M-F 8:00am-5:00pm CST)

Not in the United States?
Select the country/language of your choice:

Asia Pacific Region

Europe

The Americas

Not in the United States?
Select the country/language of your choice:

Asia/Pacific

Europe

America

Login

For Home

For Business

For Partners

Threat Encyclopedia

TROJ_KRAP.SMDA


ALIASES:

PWS:Win32/Zbot.gen!R (Microsoft); Trojan.Zbot!gen3 (Symantec); Trojan-Spy.Win32.Zbot.gen (Kaspersky); Trojan-Spy.Win32.Zbot.gen (Sunbelt); Gen:Trojan.Heur.Zbot.4 (FSecure)

PLATFORM:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003

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

  • Threat Type:Trojan

  • Destructiveness:No

  • Encrypted:

  • In the wild: Yes

OVERVIEW

TECHNICAL DETAILS

SOLUTION

Minimum Scan Engine:

9.200

Step 1

Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.

Step 2

Identify and delete files detected as TROJ_KRAP.SMDA using either the Startup Disk or Recovery Console

[ Learn More ]

Step 3

Delete this registry key

[ Learn More ]

Important: Editing the Windows Registry incorrectly can lead to irreversible system malfunction. Please do this step only if you know how or you can ask assistance from your system administrator. Else, check this Microsoft article first before modifying your computer's registry.


  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer
    • {43BF8CD1-C5D5-2230-7BB2-98F22C2B7DC6}
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer
    • {4776C4DC-E894-7C06-2148-5D73CEF5F905}
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer
    • {3446AF26-B8D7-199B-4CFC-6FD764CA5C9F}
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer
    • {35106240-D2F0-DB35-716E-127EB80A0299}

Step 4

Delete this registry value

[ Learn More ]

Important: Editing the Windows Registry incorrectly can lead to irreversible system malfunction. Please do this step only if you know how or you can ask assistance from your system administrator. Else, check this Microsoft article first before modifying your computer's registry.


  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{43BF8CD1-C5D5-2230-7BB2-98F22C2B7DC6}
    • {3039636B-5F3D-6C64-6675-696870667265} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{43BF8CD1-C5D5-2230-7BB2-98F22C2B7DC6}
    • {33373039-3132-3864-6B30-303233343434} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{4776C4DC-E894-7C06-2148-5D73CEF5F905}
    • {3039636B-5F3D-6C64-6675-696870667265} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{4776C4DC-E894-7C06-2148-5D73CEF5F905}
    • {33373039-3132-3864-6B30-303233343434} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{3446AF26-B8D7-199B-4CFC-6FD764CA5C9F}
    • {3039636B-5F3D-6C64-6675-696870667265} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{3446AF26-B8D7-199B-4CFC-6FD764CA5C9F}
    • {33373039-3132-3864-6B30-303233343434} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{35106240-D2F0-DB35-716E-127EB80A0299}
    • {3039636B-5F3D-6C64-6675-696870667265} = "{random values}"
  • In HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\{35106240-D2F0-DB35-716E-127EB80A0299}
    • {33373039-3132-3864-6B30-303233343434} = "{random values}"

Step 5

Restore these modified registry values

[ Learn More ]

Important:Editing the Windows Registry incorrectly can lead to irreversible system malfunction. Please do this only if you know how to or you can seek your system administrator's help. You may also check out this Microsoft article first before modifying your computer's registry.


  • In HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
    • From: userinit = "%System%\userinit.exe,%System%\sdra64.exe,"
      To: userinit = ""%Windows%\system32\userinit.exe,""

Step 6

Search and delete this folder

[ Learn More ]
Please make sure you check the Search Hidden Files and Folders checkbox in the More advanced options option to include all hidden folders in the search result.
  • %User Profile%\Application Data\VMware

Step 7

Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as TROJ_KRAP.SMDA. 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 8

Restore this file from backup only Microsoft-related files will be restored. If this malware/grayware also deleted files related to programs that are not from Microsoft, please reinstall those programs on you computer again.

  • %System%\sdra64.exe
  • %Windows%\SoftwareDistribution\DataStore\Logs\edbtmp.log


Did this description help? Tell us how we did.

Featured Stories

Connect with us on