Downloader.Castov.B

Downloader.Castov.B Description

Downloader.Castov.B is a Trojan that drops other malware infections onto the affected computer system. Once run, Downloader.Castov.B creates the malevolent files and registry entries so that it can launch automatically whenever the computer user starts Windows. In order to obtain the compromised PC's IP address, Downloader.Castov.B connects to the specific remote location. Downloader.Castov.B may then aim at accessing the Tor anonymity network using one of the particular web addresses. Downloader.Castov.B may then drop additional files onto the targeted computer.

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Technical Information

Registry Details

Downloader.Castov.B creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
RegistryKey
Data\Identities\{d79365c0-2a26-11e0-87a4-806d6172696f}\mdm.exe\""
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"mdm" = "\"%UserProfile%\Application
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"svchost" = "\"%UserProfile%\Application Data\Identities\{d79365c0-2a26-11e0-87a4-806d6172696f}\svchost.exe\""

More Details on Downloader.Castov.B

The following URL's were found:
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  • ipaddress.com

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