Know Your Malware: Netsnak.b Removal


Netsnak.b is a trojan that searches local hard drives for files containing various passwords and login names in order to steal them. Gathered data is sent to a predetermined e-mail address. The parasite also silently downloads from the Internet and executes arbitrary files, some of them may carry a destructive payload. Netsnak.b automatically runs on every Windows startup.

Related files: winsrv.exe, winsrvhk.dll

Netsnak.b properties:
Sends out logs by FTP or email
Hides from the user
Stays resident in background Remove Netsnak.b, removal instructions

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 10th November 2005 1:18PM