Posted: August 25, 2010
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 5/10
Infected PCs 1,141

Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen Description

Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen is a network-aware worm that attempts to replicate across an existing network. Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen can also spread using Windows networking APIs, MAPI functions or email clients such as Microsoft Outlook. Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen often creates unknown email messages with a harmful program attached and can sometimes attach itself to outgoing email messages. Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen also uses a misleading message which suggests that the recipient should open the attachment to see something interesting or important. Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy.gen should not be allowed to spread and must be removed from the infected system immediately.


Trojan.Win32.Autorun.229489WORM_AUTORUN.TI [TrendMicro]Trojan/Dropper.abtW32.SillyDC [Symantec]Win32.Autorun.gen (v) [Sunbelt]W32/Imaut-A [Sophos]Worm.Autorun.FY.1Worm.Win32.Autorun.jaxMalicious Software [Prevx1]Worm.AutoRun.AGBW32/Autorun.ON.worm [Panda]Worm/W32.AutoRun.229621AutoRun.AHPWin32/Autoit.BD [NOD32]Worm:Win32/SillyShareCopy [Microsoft]
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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:

kbdsapi.dll File name: kbdsapi.dll
Size: 28.75 KB (28754 bytes)
MD5: f956f0282047026b598f04793fdd8242
Detection count: 72
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
lsass.exe File name: lsass.exe
Size: 229.62 KB (229621 bytes)
MD5: ffeeecb3ab1bb248968a89c75671c792
Detection count: 5
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

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