Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Trojan-Downloader
Platform: W32
Date Discovered: August 04, 2006
Aliases: Banload.BBX


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 and Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Banload.bby.


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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:


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 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 Type: PC
Database: 2006-08-04_02


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