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_MEDPINCH.B

ANALYSIS BY

Jaime Benigno Reyes


PLATFORM:

Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)

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

  • Threat Type:Trojan

  • Destructiveness:No

  • Encrypted:

  • In the wild: Yes

OVERVIEW


This Trojan may arrive bundled with malware packages as a malware component. It arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It requires its main component to successfully perform its intended routine.

TECHNICAL DETAILS

File Size:

Varies

File Type:

GIF

Initial Samples Received Date:

03 Jun 2009

Arrival Details

This Trojan may arrive bundled with malware packages as a malware component.

It arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

Other Details

This Trojan requires its main component to successfully perform its intended routine.

NOTES:

This malware contains encrypted chunk of codes that will be decrypted by its main component.

SOLUTION

Minimum Scan Engine:

9.300

VSAPI OPR PATTERN File:

6.167.00

VSAPI OPR PATTERN Date:

03 Jun 2009

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

Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as TROJ_MEDPINCH.B. 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.


Did this description help? Tell us how we did.

Connect with us on