Threat Description

Banload.BBX

Details

Aliases: Banload.BBX
Category: Malware
Type: Trojan-Downloader
Platform: W32

Summary



Banload.BBX connects to the internet and downloads other members of the Banker and Banload family. It arrives on the system using the filename, HUMORTADELA.exe. The downloaded files are already detected as Trojan-Spy.Win32.Bancos.uy and Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Banload.bby.



Removal



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Technical Details



Banload.BBX downloads other members of the Banker and Banload family from the internet.It arrives on the system with the filename HUMORTADELA.exe.Upon execution, it connects to the following sites:

  • http://www.guitarparts.com/zero/[REMOVED].exe
  • http://www.guitarparts.com/zero/[REMOVED].exe

And saves these files to the following hard-coded paths in the user's system:

  • c:\windows\system32\svhootss.exe
  • c:\windows\system32\Msn.exe

The said files are already detected as Trojan-Spy.Win32.Bancos.uy and Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Banload.bby respectively.As a stealth mechanism, it displays the following fake error message to fool the users into believeing that the malware did not run on their system.



Detection



Detection Type: PC
Database: 2006-08-04_02




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