Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Trojan-Spy.HTML.Smitfraud.c, Smitfraud


Trojan-Spy.HTML.Smithfraud.c is a phishing attempt where a fake login screen is presented to user, in an attempt to collect user account information.


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

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Technical Details

Note: There is also a spying trojan that installs a fake warning message on computer screen saying

A fatal error in IE has occured at 0028:C0011E36 in VXD VMM(01) +  00010E36. Error was caused by Trojan-Spy.HTML.Smitfraud.c  

This trojan has nothing to do with Trojan-Spy.HTML.Smitfraud.c. More information is available here:


FSAV detects Trojan-Spy.HTML.Smitfraud.c with the following database version:

Detection Type: PC
Database: 2005-02-07_02


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