Threat Description



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


Reports indicate that Banload.BSW, a trojan, was spammed in e-mails to an unknown number of people. The trojan's attachment is named 'video_sadan.exe'. This file is a trojan downloader that downloads a variant of the Banker spying trojan. It also directs the system's web browser to the "" website with a search query that returns links to Saddam Hussein's execution video. The downloaded Banker spying trojan is detected as 'Trojan-Spy.Win32.Banker.cfg'.


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Detection Type: PC
Database: 2007-01-08_05


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