Trojan-Downloader:W32/DLoader

Threat description

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Trojan-Downloader
Platform: W32

Summary

A trojan that secretly downloads malicious files from a remote server, then installs and executes the files.



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Technical Details

This trojan-downloader was discovered on June 7th 2000, posted to several newsgroups as "QuickFlick.mpg.exe".

Once executed, this file tries to download and run from the same web location used by Backdoor:W32/SubSeven.






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