The downloader was distributed in multiple e-mails on 7th of
November, 2003. The file name of the downloader is:
When the downloader is run by a user, it downloads and activates
an executable file from an account on phpwebhosting.com server.
The downloaded file is a data stealing trojan based on the code
that can be found in Mimail.C worm. When activated, the trojan
copies itself as NETSPACE32.EXE file to Windows folder and
creates a startup key for its file in the Registry:
"NetSpace32" = "%windir%\netspace32.exe"
where %windir% is a Windows folder.
The trojan stays in Windows memory and monitors open application
windows. When a certain window is found, the trojan gets certain
information from it, saves it to C:\TMP2993.TMP file and then
sends this file to 2 e-mail addresses that are hardcoded in the
Detection in F-Secure Anti-Virus was published on November 10th, 2003 in
Alexey Podrezov, November 7th, 2003;