Threat Type: Trojan
In the wild: Yes
Dropped by other malware, Downloaded from the Internet
This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites. It arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages.
26 Jul 2018
Connects to URLs/IPs
This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.
It arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages.
This Trojan injects itself into the following processes as part of its memory residency routine:
This Trojan does the following:
- It will load the following DLLs to transfer its process using side-loading method:
- It will parse the following files "config.js" and "config2.js" (detected as TROJ_MALOAD.CFG) to build the following URLs for its component files:
26 Jul 2018
27 Jul 2018
Note that not all files, folders, and registry keys and entries are installed on your computer during this malware's/spyware's/grayware's execution. This may be due to incomplete installation or other operating system conditions. If you do not find the same files/folders/registry information, please proceed to the next step.
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
Restart in Safe Mode
Restart in normal mode and scan your computer with your Trend Micro product for files detected as TROJ_MALOAD.QFKG. 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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