Threat Encyclopedia

IRC_FLOODER.AA

Publish date: October 09, 2012

ANALYSIS BY

Sabrina Lei Sioting


PLATFORM:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 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 arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages. It may be dropped by other malware.

TECHNICAL DETAILS

File Size:

3,774 bytes

File Type:

Script

Memory Resident:

No

Initial Samples Received Date:

08 Jun 2011

Arrival Details

This Trojan arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages.

It may be dropped by the following malware:

  • TROJ_DROPPR.FB

NOTES:

Other Details

This is the Trend Micro detection for:

  • This is a malicious mirc.INI used by mIRC as a configuration file. This include the list of nicks that this malware will monitor or flood.
Below are the nicks being monitored:
  • ad
  • boy
  • cool
  • cry
  • Cupid
  • Cupidon
  • ddict
  • ddicted
  • devil
  • die
  • dj
  • dns
  • dream
  • dreamer
  • dreams
  • drug
  • ebe
  • evil
  • fk
  • fuck
  • girl
  • god
  • hacker
  • hate
  • high
  • hot
  • itch
  • kid
  • kiss
  • lex
  • lin
  • love
  • lover
  • mad
  • madness
  • moon
  • music
  • ngel
  • no
  • nobody
  • oo
  • porn
  • porno
  • pui
  • Raul
  • Razvan
  • robert
  • sad
  • sadness
  • sex
  • sexy
  • smart
  • star
  • sun
  • sunrise
  • sunset
  • sunshine
  • super
  • sweet
  • tiesto
  • wish

SOLUTION

Minimum Scan Engine:

8.900

FIRST VSAPI PATTERN FILE:

8.174.10

FIRST VSAPI PATTERN DATE:

23 May 2011

VSAPI OPR PATTERN File:

8.210.17

VSAPI OPR PATTERN Date:

09 Jun 2011

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 IRC_FLOODER.AA

Step 3

Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as IRC_FLOODER.AA. 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.


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