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Worm-IRC.Astix Analysis Report
Threat Submitted On: 2/10/2008 1:52:54 PM
Threat Analysed On: 2/10/2008 6:52:54 PM
Threat Updated On: 1/27/2011 6:55:28 PM
Type : Worm-IRC
Symptoms of Astix
  • Spreads through Internet Relay Chat
  • Sends malware to the contacts of the infected user.
Alias : IRC-Worm.Win32.Astix
Md5 Hash : [96e494401b8236bd202bf36bc433a1e0]
File Size : (10240 bytes)

Technical Details

Here are the Technical findings of our analysis team after analyzing this malware in detail :-

Creates the following infected Files on user's System
Delete the following Files to remove Infection
File: astx.exe
Path : %programfiles%

Md5Hash :5a302370d0ebe125669e415b17365b66 ( 6752 bytes)
File: vir.exe
Path : %systemdrive%

Md5Hash :5a302370d0ebe125669e415b17365b66 ( 6752 bytes)
File: astx.exe
Path : %windir%

Md5Hash :5a302370d0ebe125669e415b17365b66 ( 6752 bytes)
File: [randomname].exe
Path : %workingdir%

Md5Hash :96e494401b8236bd202bf36bc433a1e0 ( 10240 bytes)
Creates the following child process(s) on execution:





Creates the Following MUTEX(s) on user's System:-
Tries To Connect to The Following Urls:-
Http_Version :http/1.1


1. %programfiles% Refers to the program files folder. By default it is 'C:\Program Files'
2. %systemdrive% Refers to the windows System drive folder. By default it is 'C:\'
3. %windir% Refers to the windows root folder. By default it is 'C:\Windows'
4. %workingdir% Refers to the current directory in which user is working.

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