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Sinowal.WVM is designed in order to steal confidential information from the computer and the user. Additionally, it also obtains the user's login data to Facebook.
Sinowal.WVM carries out the following actions:
Sinowal.WVM creates the file SDRA64.EXE, in the Windows system directory. This file is a copy of the Trojan.
Sinowal.WVM modifies the following entry from the Windows Registry:
Sinowal.WVM does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, removable drives like USB keys, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.
Sinowal.WVM is 99,840 bytes in size.