Threat Description



Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: JS
Aliases: JS.Trojan.Cardst, Trojan.CardStealer, Trojan.AOL.HTML.Cardst, HTML_CARDST.A, JS/Card, JS.Cardsteal.Trojan


JS.Trojan.Cardst is a trojan written in JavaScript. It tries to convince the user that it is AOL Billing Center. The contents of the html page includes a form in which the user is asked to fill the details about his creadit card, post address, phone numbers etc. Once this is done and the form submitted, the trojan sends all the data to the virus writer.

Picture of the fake page.


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.

Technical Details:Katrin Tocheva; F-Secure Corp.; August 21st, 2002


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