Threat Description

Poler.A

Details

Aliases: Adware.Aurora, Trojan.Win32.Poler.a, Poler
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



Poler is a very intrusive adware that F-Secure Anti-Virus detects as a trojan because of its features.



Removal



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Technical Details



When run, the trojan hiddenly installs itself to system by copying its file with a random name to Windows System folder and by creating s startup key for that file in Windows Registry. On attempt to terminate its process, the trojan re-installs itself to system with a different name and changes the startup key in the Registry accordingly.





Description Created: Analysis: Katrin Tocheva, F-Secure


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