We got several reports about the 'Small.avu' trojan downloader on May 24th, 2005. According to those reports the trojan was spammed to a large number of people in email messages. The trojan downloader is programmed to download and run a Dumador backdoor variant from a website.
Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either move the file to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or remove it.
A False Positive is when a file is incorrectly detected as harmful, usually because its code or behavior resembles known harmful programs. A False Positive will usually be fixed in a subsequent database update without any action needed on your part. If you wish, you may also:
Check for the latest database updates
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Submit a sample
After checking, if you still believe the file is incorrectly detected, you can submit a sample of it for re-analysis.
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Exclude a file from further scanning
If you are certain that the file is safe and want to continue using it, you can exclude it from further scanning by the F-Secure security product.
Note You need administrative rights to change the settings.
The trojan downloader's file is a PE executable 1648 bytes long, packed with FSG file compressor.
According to the reports the trojan downloader was spammed with email messages that looked like that:
ISTE RUS CITIRLAR
SELAM BEYLER!!!! NATASHALAR SIZLERI BEKLIYOR::::.. HERZAMAN BIR RUSYALI NATASHA ILE SEX DOLU BIR GECE YASAMAYI HEPINIZ DUSUNMUSSUNUZDUR.ISTE FIRSAT.BU GERCEKLESEBILIR,YUZLERCE RUS KIZI TURKIYEYE GELMEK ICIN SIZLERI BEKLIYOR.7/24 SIZINLE VE EMRINIZDE. MAILIMIZDE KIZLARIMIZIN RESIMLERINI GOREBILIRSINIZ.BEGENIN,SECIN.VE SIZIN OLSUN. GERISI SIZE KALMIS:::.
The trojan downloader's file was attached to these messages as 'ATTACH.RAR.EXE' file. When this file is run by a user, it attempts to download and run a variant of Dumador backdoor from the following website:
We have reported the abuse to the ISP that hosts that website.