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It is designed to obtain confidential information related to certain British banking entities. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Dec. 14, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 16, 2008|
Sinowal.VXR is a Trojan designed to steal information related to certain British banking entities. It obtains confidential information related to users' login form requiring more information than the legitimate website requires.
Sinowal.VXR does not spread automatically by its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.
Sinowal.VXR is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.