Selected viruses, spyware, and other threats: sorted alphabetically
Aliases:Email-Worm.Win32.Warezov.gen (Kaspersky), W32/Stration@MM (McAfee), W32.Stration@mm (Symantec)Â
This text describes a family of worms. As there are many different variants of Win32/Stration, some properties may vary.
When executed, the worm copies itself in the %windir% folder. Several other files are dropped in the following folders:
The following Registry entries are set:
Â The entries contain path to worm executables.
Â A Notepad window with random text may be displayed.
Spreading via e-mail
E-mail addresses for further spreading are searched for in local files. Subject of the message may be one of the following:
Mail Delivery System
Mail server report.
Mail Transaction Failed
Body of the message may be one of the following:
Mail transaction failed. Partial message is available.
The message contains Unicode characters and has been sentas a binary attachment.
The message cannot be represented in 7-bit ASCII encodingand has been sent as a binary attachment
Mail server report.
Our firewall determined the e-mails containing worm copies are being sent from your computer.
Nowadays it happens from many computers, because this is a new virus type (Network Worms).
Using the new bug in the Windows, these viruses infect the computer unnoticeably.
After the penetrating into the computer the virus harvests all the e-mail addresses and sends the copies of itself to these e-mail
Please install updates for worm elimination and your computer restoring.
Customers support service
The attachment is either an executable of the worm, or a ZIP archive containing it. Its filename may be one of the following:
The "abcd" stands for a variable four digit number. If an archive is attached, the name has the following extension:
If an executable is attached, a double extension may be used. The first is one of the following:
The second is one of the following:
The worm terminates various security related applications. Â
The worm contains a list of URLs. It tries to download several files from the addresses. The files are then executed.
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