MIRC 6.12 Trojan Dropper Embedded in file

Discussion in 'Trojan Defence Suite' started by [Psy]Gon, Jan 10, 2004.

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  1. [Psy]Gon

    [Psy]Gon Guest

    I get this when i scan my mirc.exe.

    Positive identification (embedded in file): TrojanDropper.Win32.Small.o

    I have 2 OS`s installed and on each one identify`s this. Even with a Clean install of Mirc I still get it. Im using the Mirc Installer from the main website and not a 3rd party download.

    Could TDS-3 be reporting a false report? Or is the main installer for MIRC containing a trojan?
  2. Pilli

    Pilli Registered Member

    Feb 13, 2002
    Hampshire UK
    Hi [Psy]Gon - If you have got this trojan here is a removal method.

    This link describes the Trojan and removel method.

    HTH Pilli
  3. [Psy]GoN

    [Psy]GoN Guest

    What link? :)
  4. Godlike

    Godlike Guest

    This is a false positive that's been discussed in the TDS private forum.
  5. Jooske

    Jooske Registered Member

    Feb 12, 2002
    Netherlands, EU near the sea
    Hi all,
    there must be some code of a real nasty added to the database, used in the mIRC exe and a few other files. For sure the detection will be refined on this one.
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