Skip to content

Export page to PDF
JAVA_DLOAD.AFJ
Malware type: Trojan
Destructive: No
Platform: Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
In the wild: Yes

Overview


This Trojan may be hosted on a website and run when a user accesses the said website.

It executes the downloaded files. As a result, malicious routines of the downloaded files are exhibited on the affected system.

Technical Details


File size: 3,093 bytes
File type: Java Class
Initial samples received date: 03 Aug 2013

Arrival Details

This Trojan may be hosted on a website and run when a user accesses the said website.

Download Routine

This Trojan accesses the following websites to download files:

  • https://{BLOCKED}layerwindows.googlecode.com/svn/AdobeFlashPlayer.exe

It saves the files it downloads using the following names:

  • %User Temp%\AdobeFlashPlayer.exe

(Note: %User Temp% is the current user's Temp folder, which is usually C:\Documents and Settings\{user name}\Local Settings\Temp on Windows 2000, XP, and Server 2003, or C:\Users\{user name}\AppData\Local\Temp on Windows Vista and 7.)

It then executes the downloaded files. As a result, malicious routines of the downloaded files are exhibited on the affected system.

Solution


Minimum scan engine: 9.300
First VSAPI Pattern File: 10.204.03
First VSAPI Pattern Release Date: 08 Aug 2013
VSAPI OPR Pattern Version: 10.205.00
VSAPI OPR Pattern Release Date: 08 Aug 2013

Step 1

Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.

Step 2

Close all opened browser windows

Step 3

Search and delete this file

[ Learn more ]
There may be some files that are hidden. Please make sure you check the Search Hidden Files and Folders checkbox in the "More advanced options" option to include all hidden files and folders in the search result.
 
  • %User Temp%\AdobeFlashPlayer.exe

Step 4

Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as JAVA_DLOAD.AFJ. If the detected files have already been cleaned, deleted, or quarantined by your Trend Micro product, no further step is required. You may opt to simply delete the quarantined files. Please check this Knowledge Base page for more information.


Did this description help? Tell us how we did.
Analysis By: Anthony Joe Melgarejo
Modified By: Rhena Inocencio

Connect with us on