|Detected||May 14 2004 00:43 GMT|
|Released||May 14 2004 00:43 GMT|
|Published||Mar 05 2007 07:12 GMT|
Once launched, the Trojan saves its configuration to the following file which it creates in the Windows sytem directory:
The Trojan then downloads a file from the following URL:
(At the moment of writing, this link was not working.)
The file will then be saved to the Windows system directory:
If this file is downloaded successfully, and is an application, then the Trojan will launch it for execution. Otherwise, the Trojan will repeat the attempt to download the file every ten seconds.
The Trojan also opens UDP port 12021 to incoming connections.
If your computer does not have an up-to-date antivirus, or does not have an antivirus solution at all, follow the instructions below to delete the malicious program:
Programs classified as Trojan-Downloader download and install new versions of malicious programs, including Trojans and AdWare, on victim computers. Once downloaded from the Internet, the programs are launched or included on a list of programs which will run automatically when the operating system boots up.
Information about the names and locations of the programs which are downloaded are in the Trojan code, or are downloaded by the Trojan from an Internet resource (usually a web page).
This type of malicious program is frequently used in the initial infection of visitors to websites which contain exploits.