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Packed:W32/PeCan.A

Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Packed

Aliases: Packed:W32/PeCan.A

Summary


This program is packed using a packer program associated with numerous other malware.

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Technical Details


This program has been packed by the PeCancer packer program (hence the name of the detection).

Samples identified by the same detection perform one or more of the following activities:

  • Drop suspicious files or a copy of itself onto the system.
  • Set launch points to itself, or to the files it drops.
  • Some samples attempt to connect to and download from suspicious/malicious websites, for example:
    • hxxp://downxml.[..].cn/iepop/list/[..]
    • hxxp://downxml.[..].cn/iepop/update/[..]
    • hxxp://soft.jajaca.com/[..]
    • hxxp://news.huigezi.net/[..]