Home Malware Programs Droppers Dropper-FDH


Posted: March 22, 2013

Threat Metric

Ranking: 12,323
Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 611
First Seen: March 22, 2013
Last Seen: September 20, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Dropper-FDH is a dropper Trojan that is involved in a web malware campaign affecting South Korean banks and media companies. The main purpose of Dropper-FDH is to make the compromised PC unusable. Dropper-FDH drops and installs other malware threats onto the infected computer. Dropper-FDH is used at the start or in the early stages of a malware attack. Once executed, Dropper-FDH's own code is simply to load itself into memory and then extract the malware payload and write it to the file system. Dropper-FDH may perform any installation procedures and execute the downloaded malware threats. Dropper-FDH is used by attackers to hide malware infections. Dropper-FDH pretends to be a legitimate application or well known and reliable files.

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