Know Your Malware: Awax Removal

Awax is a trojan designed to secretly download from the Internet and execute arbitrary files, some of which may install dangerous parasites. It also collects system information and transfers it to a predefined web server. Awax attempts to terminate running Microsoft AntiSpyware and inject malicious code into the Ad-Aware spyware remover. The trojan is able to update its configuration settings via the Internet. It automatically runs on every Windows startup.

Related files: gebcd.dll, geede.dll

Awax properties:
Connects itself to the internet
Hides from the user
Stays resident in background Remove Awax, removal instructions

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 21st January 2006 11:48PM