Another fast spreading Skype virus

Discussion in 'ESET NOD32 Antivirus' started by JuliusB, Feb 24, 2009.

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  1. JuliusB

    JuliusB Registered Member

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    Spreads as SkypeUpdate.exe

    CRC32: D5D63000
    MD5: CCD055935ADD70EA33EA63A7419F9E5F
    SHA-1: E6AD1284B5B6B50E1812471CF2F1CB48C9684AFB

    559 KB

    Sends messages to contacts in Lithuanian language "Kietas Skype priedas :cool: http://[i](url removed because of forum rules)[/i].com/SkypeUpdate.exe"
    (translation "cool Skype add on")
    Virus is fast spreading, current virustotal.com results only 4/39 (10.26%)

    Sent sample to samples@eset.com
    from "Julius" <julius[at]inamai.lt>
    subject: possible skype malware
    encrypted RAR with pass "infected"

    Sent three hours ago, no response yet.
     
  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

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    A reply was sent back at 3:22 PM (CET), approx. 2 hours before you posted here.
     
  3. JuliusB

    JuliusB Registered Member

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    Yes, I see it now.
    Must have been missed it.
    :thumb:
     
  4. JuliusB

    JuliusB Registered Member

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    For some reason SkypeUpdate.exe is still not detected.
     
    Last edited: Feb 25, 2009
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