Troj/DocDl-PLF (Sophos); Trojan:W97M/MaliciousMacro.GEN (FSecure)
This Trojan arrives as an attachment to email messages spammed by other malware/grayware or malicious users. It arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.
28 Aug 2018
This Trojan arrives as an attachment to email messages spammed by other malware/grayware or malicious users.
It arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.
This Trojan connects to the following website(s) to download and execute a malicious file:
It saves the files it downloads using the following names:
- %Application Data%\foz.exe - Detected as BKDR_COBEACON.QNA
28 Aug 2018
29 Aug 2018
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
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.
Search and delete these files
- %Application Data%\foz.exe
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as W2KM_DLOADER.WIZ. 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 the following Trend Micro Support pages for more information:
Enable the macro virus protection in Microsoft Office Applications
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