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Adware.Astabar Analysis Report
Threat Submitted On: 6/12/2007 6:23:21 AM
Threat Analysed On: 6/12/2007 11:23:21 AM
Threat Updated On: 1/27/2011 12:10:58 PM
Type : Adware
Symptoms of Astabar
  • Displays porn/abusive content or intrusive third-party advertisements.
  • Shows deceptive or false warning.
  • Generates advertisement even when the program is not running
  • Synchronously installs other bundled program.
  • The program can places unwanted adverts on computer screen.
Alias : AdWare.Win32.Astabar.a
Md5 Hash : [724e02c538e98978c5b9c053742959e2]
File Size : (409604 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: [randomname].exe
Path : %workingdir%

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Collapse Md5Hash :Md5Hash :
0ddc6e2f1d5ac2cdd837bafe0ab2c759 ( 409623 bytes)
149502b8786df0e382611ac31d6eacb6 ( 409600 bytes)
1e4f61ec2ca9d99586e00177e3883021 ( 409625 bytes)
34f5e801dfab2ff1fd0c8520fcf5eae2 ( 409606 bytes)
724e02c538e98978c5b9c053742959e2 ( 409604 bytes)
9b4aa24316dbbac8b2fd369fb5b596e4 ( 409622 bytes)
c1f66353185d6ce2ce91fbd89c778797 ( 409624 bytes)
e1a064b72484780f159504b89288b430 ( 292819 bytes)
ef3a9b5bf0b03440f8fd5bd8280f2247 ( 409617 bytes)
Creates the following child process(s) on execution:

%programfiles%\internet explorer\iexplore.exe %programfiles%\internet explorer\iexplore.exe


Creates the Following MUTEX(s) on user's System:-
global\winlogon: logon userprofilemapping mutex
Tries To Connect's to the following IP Address(s) through UDP(User DataGram Protocal) :-


1. %workingdir% Refers to the current directory in which user is working.

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