This type of trojan contains one or more malicious programs, which it secretly installs and executes.
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.
This trojan-dropper masquerades as a Homeview installer. In reality, its main purpose is to install Trojan:W32/DNSChanger.ARNF onto the system.
Upon execution, it will display the following fake screens, to mimic the legitimate installation sequence for Homeview:
While the fake installation screens are distracting user, the malware creates and executes this file:
This file is detected as Trojan:W32/DNSChanger.ARNF.If the fake Homeview installation sequence is completed, a new folder named %Program Files%\homeview is created and this file is added to it:
This uninstaller is capable of removing the Homeview-related registry entries and deleting itself and its folder. It is however incapable of removing Trojan:W32/DNSChanger.ARNF, or the changes that malware makes to the system.
Creates these keys:
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