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Trojan:Win32/FakeVimes

Posted: August 19, 2010

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs: 335
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: April 1, 2020
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Trojan:Win32/FakeVimes is a malicious Trojan that is very difficult to detect and remove and it is recommended that a proven anti-malware program be used to terminate this parasite. Symptoms include fake system scans and results and a reduction in system speed. Trojan:Win32/FakeVimes poses a huge threat to the security of your PC and should be removed immediately.

Trojan:Win32/FakeVimes

Aliases

Artemis!5CF16E93D70F [McAfee-GW-Edition]Suspect-1B!5CF16E93D70F [McAfee]HEUR/Crypted [AntiVir]Win-Trojan/Fakeav.2709504 [AhnLab-V3]Win32:MalOb-AJ [Avast]FraudTool.CleanupAntivirus.ca [CAT-QuickHeal]Artemis!5FC0996CD56D [McAfee+Artemis]TROJ_FRAUD.SMAF [TrendMicro]Packed.Coravint!gen1 [Symantec]a variant of Win32/Kryptik.EKW [NOD32]Artemis!862DC6EBDE13 [McAfee-GW-Edition]FakeAlert-WPS.gen.c [McAfee]Trojan-Ransom.Win32.DigiPog [Ikarus]Win32/PrestoTuneup.AO [eTrust-Vet]Trojan.Fakealert.16291 [DrWeb]
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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:



%APPDATA%\D34164EA5A1CF2037E1632AC6F6F5C16\upd_debug.exe File name: upd_debug.exe
Size: 154.11 KB (154112 bytes)
MD5: f1ccca5090df0722055e38eb8e25f42b
Detection count: 194
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %APPDATA%\D34164EA5A1CF2037E1632AC6F6F5C16\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: October 15, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\04b2cdb\MS04b2.exe File name: MS04b2.exe
Size: 2.48 MB (2482688 bytes)
MD5: 67263ac566ea0150490bd1c255f1d2a8
Detection count: 83
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\04b2cdb\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\3630839\SM3630.exe File name: SM3630.exe
Size: 2.35 MB (2354688 bytes)
MD5: a917a6049c98f7c5b802b90a21a8d9b7
Detection count: 81
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\3630839\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 7, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\59710af\MS5971_302.exe File name: MS5971_302.exe
Size: 3.96 MB (3961344 bytes)
MD5: 2c8a20d20384483740533c91b284d680
Detection count: 75
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\59710af\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 7, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\255c1ef\MS255c.exe File name: MS255c.exe
Size: 2.31 MB (2318848 bytes)
MD5: 7c0e686911357b4a7a367a66e1d6b651
Detection count: 65
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\255c1ef\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\01fc8f6\MS01fc.exe File name: MS01fc.exe
Size: 1.99 MB (1990656 bytes)
MD5: 7b02944abcd24b503294534242fcb144
Detection count: 51
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\01fc8f6\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\9f12191\SM9f12_2129.exe File name: SM9f12_2129.exe
Size: 2.71 MB (2718208 bytes)
MD5: 19d78524c0e8c26f750e3ef4a3f07a6b
Detection count: 31
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\9f12191\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 7, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\f3074c5\SMf307_149.exe File name: SMf307_149.exe
Size: 3.47 MB (3473408 bytes)
MD5: bc75ade3253aca77ffde2887ea77fb35
Detection count: 28
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\f3074c5\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 7, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\dc9093c\MSdc90.exe File name: MSdc90.exe
Size: 2.38 MB (2382336 bytes)
MD5: 1bc742c0883530c9891494931726f463
Detection count: 26
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\dc9093c\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\7ce20c3\MS7ce2.exe File name: MS7ce2.exe
Size: 2.34 MB (2344448 bytes)
MD5: a1c5b113a86e05c30ff320579f79aa2b
Detection count: 16
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\7ce20c3\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\aefe1a4\SMaefe.exe File name: SMaefe.exe
Size: 1.97 MB (1972224 bytes)
MD5: 862dc6ebde132fba74736905df55f7a5
Detection count: 14
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\aefe1a4\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: April 1, 2020
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\8ed4493\MS8ed4.exe File name: MS8ed4.exe
Size: 2.45 MB (2457088 bytes)
MD5: b941103a0ce0b5e62f18b5af0149a990
Detection count: 13
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anwendungsdaten\8ed4493\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\860e715\MS860e_302.exe File name: MS860e_302.exe
Size: 3.96 MB (3961344 bytes)
MD5: 99aafd3bce158c7d7bdeda68c9930ce8
Detection count: 12
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\860e715\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 7, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\2472a8b\MS2472_2121.exe File name: MS2472_2121.exe
Size: 3.06 MB (3063296 bytes)
MD5: 31a018dd52c1b7b58d1e8083e45fe7fe
Detection count: 7
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\2472a8b\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 6, 2010
%USERPROFILE%\My Documents\Antivirus\trial_ad251.exe File name: trial_ad251.exe
Size: 2.24 MB (2244367 bytes)
MD5: 4b0c87e68abd3ca56c58064239636c89
Detection count: 5
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %USERPROFILE%\My Documents\Antivirus\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 8, 2010
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\8886732\SM8886_302.exe File name: SM8886_302.exe
Size: 4.07 MB (4074496 bytes)
MD5: 5cf16e93d70ff448d9d6a8e81fce03eb
Detection count: 5
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Path: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\8886732\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: May 8, 2012

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One Comment

  • Dale says:

    Copped it today, but was quick enough to avoid any 'damage'.

    I even know what site it came from, but I'm not risking going back just to contact the webmaster of the problem. Hopefully, someone else will bring it to their attention before too much damage is done.