Home Malware Programs Backdoors BKDR_ARUGIZER.A


Posted: March 9, 2010

BKDR_ARUGIZER.A is a malicious backdoor computer parasite that arrives in the system as part of the Energizer USB charger-monitoring software package. BKDR_ARUGIZER.A is dropped in the Windows system folder and in the software's installation folder. It then creates registry entries to enable its automatic execution at every system startup. BKDR_ARUGIZER.A will then open ports to listen for remote commands from hackers. BKDR_ARUGIZER.A allows a remote user to execute specific commands in the system, thus compromising computer security. Use a reliable anti-malware program to terminate BKDR_ARUGIZER.A before it wreaks havoc on your system.

Registry Modifications

  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY..\..\..\..{Subkeys}HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\HKEY..\..\..\..{RegistryKeys}%System%\rundll32.exe = "%System%\rundll32.exe:*:Enabled:Run a DLL as an App"Arucer = "rundll32 %System%\Arucer.dll,Arucer""FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\ListServices\SharedAccess\Parameters\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

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