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First posted on 27 April 2016.
Source: Microsoft

Aliases :

There are no other names known for DDoS:Linux/Zanich!rfn.

Explanation :

This threat can create files on your PC, including:

  • %SystemRoot%\declient.exe

It modifies the registry so that it runs each time you start your PC. For example:

In subkey: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Sets value: "ReflWorkAssist"
With data: "%SystemRoot%\declient.exe"

The malware uses code injection to make it harder to detect and remove. It can inject code into running processes.

Uses your PC in DDoS attacks

This threat can use your PC to conduct distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.

During an attack, your Internet connection might run slower than usual.

This malware description was published using automated analysis of file SHA1 58311e0d62d0240f6607019bdfa07191619d8908.

Last update 27 April 2016