K2PS

K2PS Description

K2PS Trojan was designed to capture your dial-up network password information and send it to an email account in Japan. K2PS spreads itself as an email attachment scam: you receive an email that a new virus TX-500 has been discovered, and attached is anti-virus software to delete TX-500. The attachment really is K2PS.exe, and once downloaded it secretly records your Internet network info. Your Internet account is then used to access your email and run up charges.

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Technical Details

Registry Modifications


The following newly produced Registry Values are:

File name without pathk2ps.exeRun keysk2ps.exe
Posted: March 29, 2005
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs 49

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