Trojan:MSIL/Bombres.A (Microsoft), Spyware.PasswordStealer (Malwarebytes), Backdoor.MSIL.Agent.aabs (Kaspersky)
This malware connects to a specific post from a specific Twitter account. The image in the post hosts code that connects to a command and control server used by this malware to receive commands.
This Trojan may be dropped by other malware.
This Trojan may be dropped by the following malware:
This Trojan does the following:
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.
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