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Hoax.Win32.Agent.jl

Posted: December 23, 2009

Hoax.Win32.Agent.jl is a computer virus that propagates via rogue websites (usually pornographic and gambling) and spam email attachments. Once active on a computer, Hoax.Win32.Agent.jl installs compressed malware files, generates numerous adult-orientated pop-up advertisements, and opens backdoors that allow unauthorized users remote access to the compromised computer. Hoax.Win32.Agent.jl should be terminated before it starts wreaking havoc on the infected system.

Aliases

Mal/Generic-A (Sophos)
Trojan-Dropper.Agent (Ikarus)

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 %System%\xjx.dat
    2 %System%\xjx.mp3
    3 %Temp%\E_N4\eMMedia.fne
    4 %Temp%\E_N4\krnln.fnr
    5 %Temp%\E_N4\mp3.run
    6 %Temp%\E_N4\shellEx.fne
    7 %Temp%\E_N4\spec.fne
    8 %Temp%\E_N4\xplib.fne

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