Mark Joseph Manahan
Backdoor:Win32/Caphaw.N (Microsoft), Troj/Shype-A (Sophos)
Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
This worm may be dropped by other malware.
It is a component of other malware.
18 Jan 2013
This worm may be dropped by the following malware:
This worm is a component of other malware.
This worm is a plugin used by WORM_BUBLIK malware in order to propagate via Skype. This also has the capability to clear Skype Message history.
19 Jan 2013
20 Jan 2013
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
Remove the malware/grayware file dropped/downloaded by WORM_KEPSY.A
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as WORM_KEPSY.A. 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.