Home Malware Programs Worms Worm.Frethog.AI


Posted: May 25, 2011

Worm.Frethog.AI is a malignant worm application that is extremely difficult to detect and remove from a PC system without the help of an effective security program. Worm.Frethog.AI invades the computer secretly and stays hidden in the background of the system. Worm.Frethog.AI will also open the system's firewall, making it much easier for other types of malware infections to access the PC system. Worm.Frethog.AI propagates through links in corrupt and suspicious spam email attachments, through infected video codec downloads as well as through pornographic websites. Symptoms related to Worm.Frethog.AI cover the running of incomprehensible processes, slow system start-up and shut-down, the existence of strange desktop shortcuts, hijacked Internet browsers and malicious registry keys and system files.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 BMc81_2129.exe
    2 lsass.exe
    3 msaro.exe

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