Threat Database Backdoors Backdoor.Sosork


By Domesticus in Backdoors

Backdoor.Sosork is a backdoor Trojan that opens a back door on the targeted PC. Backdoor.Sosork is usually downloaded by an infected RTF document exploiting a vulnerability, such as the Microsoft Windows Common Controls ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. While being run, Backdoor.Sosork creates harmful files on the affected computer system. Backdoor.Sosork connects to a command-and-control (C&C) server. Backdoor.Sosork harversts the information such as CPU, memory and computer name and transfers it to the C&C server. Backdoor.Sosork then permits remote cybercriminals to accomplish damaging activities on the compromised PC such as execute files, steal files and explore the file system.

File System Details

Backdoor.Sosork may create the following file(s):
# File Name Detections
1. %Temp%\service.dll
2. %Temp%\service.exe
3. %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\service.lnk


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