Fantibag.B

Threat description

Details

CATEGORYMalware
TYPEWorm, Email-Worm

Summary

Fantibag.B is a trojan that installs a packet filter for preventing of downloading the AV companies database updates and security patches. It is related to recent Bagle/Mitglieder trojans.



Removal

Automatic action

Depending on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either automatically delete, quarantine or rename the suspect file, or ask you for a desired action.

More scanning & removal options

More information on the scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

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

Contact Support

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

Technical Details

System installation

When the trojan's file is executed, it copies itself in the Windows directory with the name 'firewall_anti.exe'. It installs the following registry key to ensure that it will be executed at system startup: [HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run] "firewall_anti" = "%WinDir%\firewall_anti.exe" The trojan drops a DLL 'firewall_anti.dll' in the Windows direcory and injects this file in the address space of Internet Explorer.

Packet filtering

When the dropped DLL is activated, it modifies the network interface with Microsoft RAS packet filtering API. It adds a filter that blocks access to following AV companies and other security related sites:

  • ftpav.ca.com
  • www.pandasoftware.com
  • pandasoftware.com
  • clamav.net
  • www.clamav.net
  • www.bitdefender.com
  • bitdefender.com
  • ravantivirus.com
  • www.ravantivirus.com
  • drweb.ru
  • www.drweb.com
  • drweb.com
  • antivir.de
  • www.antivir.de
  • 216.200.68.152
  • 212.113.20.69
  • 63.210.193.12
  • 84.53.142.22
  • 84.53.142.6
  • kaspersky.ru
  • grisoft.com
  • www3.ca.com
  • www.viruslist.ru
  • www.viruslist.com
  • www.trendmicro.com
  • www.symantec.com
  • www.sophos.com
  • www.networkassociates.com
  • www.nai.com
  • www.my-etrust.com
  • www.mcafee.com
  • www.kaspersky.ru
  • www.kaspersky.com
  • www.kaspersky-labs.com
  • www.grisoft.com
  • www.fastclick.net
  • www.f-secure.com
  • www.awaps.net
  • www.avp.ru
  • www.avp.com
  • www.avp.ch
  • windowsupdate.microsoft.com
  • viruslist.ru
  • viruslist.com
  • vil.nai.com
  • us.mcafee.com
  • updates5.kaspersky-labs.com
  • updates4.kaspersky-labs.com
  • updates3.kaspersky-labs.com
  • updates2.kaspersky-labs.com
  • updates1.kaspersky-labs.com
  • updates.symantec.com
  • update.symantec.com
  • trendmicro.com
  • symantec.com
  • support.microsoft.com
  • spd.atdmt.com
  • sophos.com
  • service1.symantec.com
  • securityresponse.symantec.com
  • secure.nai.com
  • rads.mcafee.com
  • phx.corporate-ir.net
  • office.microsoft.com
  • networkassociates.com
  • nai.com
  • my-etrust.com
  • msdn.microsoft.com
  • media.fastclick.net
  • mcafee.com
  • mast.mcafee.com
  • liveupdate.symantecliveupdate.com
  • liveupdate.symantec.com
  • kaspersky.com
  • kaspersky-labs.com
  • ids.kaspersky-labs.com
  • go.microsoft.com
  • ftp.sophos.com
  • ftp.kasperskylab.ru
  • ftp.f-secure.com
  • ftp.downloads2.kaspersky-labs.com
  • ftp.avp.ch
  • fastclick.net
  • f-secure.com
  • engine.awaps.net
  • downloads4.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads3.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads2.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads1.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads.microsoft.com
  • downloads-us3.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads-us2.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads-us1.kaspersky-labs.com
  • downloads-eu1.kaspersky-labs.com
  • download.microsoft.com
  • download.mcafee.com
  • dispatch.mcafee.com
  • customer.symantec.com
  • clicks.atdmt.com
  • click.atdmt.com
  • www.ca.com
  • ca.com
  • banners.fastclick.net
  • banner.fastclick.net
  • awaps.net
  • avp.ru
  • avp.com
  • avp.ch
  • atdmt.com
  • ar.atwola.com
  • ads.fastclick.net
  • ad.fastclick.net
  • ad.doubleclick.net

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