TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A

Posted: November 5, 2012
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs 7

TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A Description

TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A is a Trojan that downloads and installs other malware threats on the targeted computer system. TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A runs from where it was executed in order to execute its payload. TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A does not install itself on the vulnerable computer. TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A downloads an executable file (.exe) with an eleven-character file name into the %Temp% folder. TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A also downloads a .dll file with an eight-character file name into the %Temp% folder. The .dll component is installed if one of the numerous security-related processes is running on the compromised PC. TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A creates random file names for the .exe and .dll files based on the targeted computer's name. This assures that only one instance of TrojanDropper:Win32/Dwonk.A will be downloaded on the corrupted machine.

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