Win32/TrojanDownloader.Ardy [Threat Name] go to Threat

Win32/TrojanDownloader.Ardy.AB [Threat Variant Name]

Category trojan
Size 113152 B
Detection created Jul 27, 2014
Detection database version 10162
Aliases Trojan.Win32.Vimditator.frn (Kaspersky)
  Variant.Strictor.35626 (BitDefender)
Short description

Win32/TrojanDownloader.Ardy.AB is a trojan which tries to download other malware from the Internet.


When executed, the trojan copies itself into the following location:

  • %commonappdata%\­gjhfh\­windbg.exe

The trojan creates the following file:

  • %commonappdata%\­gjhfh\­wmizip.vbs

The following Registry entries are set:

  • [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\­SOFTWARE\­Microsoft\­Windows\­CurrentVersion\­Run]
    • "hfkfs" = "%commonappdata%\­gjhfh\­wmizip.vbs"

This causes the trojan to be executed on every system start.

Other information

The trojan acquires data and commands from a remote computer or the Internet.

The trojan contains a URL address. The HTTP protocol is used.

It can execute the following operations:

  • download files from a remote computer and/or the Internet
  • run executable files

The trojan displays the following dialog box:

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