Spyware.Perfect

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Updated: February 13, 2007 11:34:39 AM
Type: Spyware
Version: 1.6.2.0
Publisher: Blazing Tools Software
Risk Impact: High
File Names: i_pbk147.exe,i_bpk2003.exe,i_pbk_basic.exe,i_bpk_lite.exe,Setup.exe,bpk.exe,bsdhooks.dll,lview.exe,W
Systems Affected: Windows

Behavior


Spyware.Perfect is a program that tracks the keystrokes on the computer and logs them in a file. It can be configured to periodically send the log files by email.

Note: Definitions prior to April 13th, 2005 may detect this risk as Spyware.Perfect.B.

Symptoms


The presence of one or more files detected as Spyware.Perfect.

Transmission


Must be installed on the system by executing a file.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 02, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 13, 2018 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 29, 2003 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 13, 2018 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 01, 2003

Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Updated: February 13, 2007 11:34:39 AM
Type: Spyware
Version: 1.6.2.0
Publisher: Blazing Tools Software
Risk Impact: High
File Names: i_pbk147.exe,i_bpk2003.exe,i_pbk_basic.exe,i_bpk_lite.exe,Setup.exe,bpk.exe,bsdhooks.dll,lview.exe,W
Systems Affected: Windows


When Spyware.Perfect installer is executed, it performs the following actions:

  1. Creates the following files in a user configurable installation folder, which is by default %ProgramFiles%\BPK:

    • bpk.exe
    • bpkr.exe
    • bpkun.exe
    • bpkvw.exe
    • bpkhk.dll
    • bpki.dll
    • bpkwb.dll
    • bpk.chm
    • inst.bin
    • license.txt
    • downloads.url
    • order.url
    • install.log


      Note: %ProgramFiles% is a variable that refers to the path to the program files folder. By default, this is C:\Program Files.

  2. Creates the following files in a user configurable programs menu folder, which is by default %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\BlazingTools Perfect Keylogger:

    • BlazingTools Perfect Keylogger.lnk
    • Perfect Keylogger Help.lnk
    • Order now!.lnk
    • Uninstall Perfect Keylogger.lnk
    • More useful programs.lnk


      Note: %UserProfile% is a variable that refers to the current user's profile folder. By default, this is C:\Documents and Settings\[USER NAME] (Windows NT/2000/XP).

  3. Creates the following files:

    • %System%\drivers\kbfiltr.sys
    • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\XP Logon Password Logger\Download more Loggers.lnk
    • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\XP Logon Password Logger\Readme File.lnk
    • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\XP Logon Password Logger\Uninstall Password Logger.lnk
    • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\XP Logon Password Logger\XP Logon Password Logger.lnk
    • %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\downloads.url
    • %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\encoder.exe
    • %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\readme.html
    • %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\uninstall.exe
    • %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\unkbfiltr.inf


      Note: %System% is a variable that refers to the System folder. By default this is C:\Windows\System (Windows 95/98/Me), C:\Winnt\System32 (Windows NT/2000), or C:\Windows\System32 (Windows XP).

  4. Saves log files in the following folder:

    %ProgramFiles%\XP PL\logs

  5. Adds the value:

    "bpk" = "[instalation folder]\bpk.exe"

    to the registry key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

    so that Spyware.Perfect runs every time Windows starts.

  6. May add the values:

    "DisplayName" = "BlazingTools Perfect Keylogger"
    "UninstallString: "[instalation folder]\bpkun.exe"

    to the registry key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Perfect Keylogger

  7. Creates and populates the following registry subkey:

    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1D1B2879-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{1D1B2878-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{1D1B286C-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SS.SS
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SS.SS.1
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{1D1B2879-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\XP Password Logger 1.0
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BPK
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BT\XP Password Logger
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\kbfiltr

    to register its bpkwb.dll component as a Browser Helper Object.

  8. Modifies the following registry values:

    "LocationInformationOverride" = "3f,04,3e,04,34,04,3a,04,3b,04,4e,04,47,04,35,04,3d,04,20,00,32,04,20,00,3f,04,
    3e,04,40,04,42,04,20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,4b,04,00,00"
    "DriverDesc" = "21,04,42,04,30,04,3d,04,34,04,30,04,40,04,42,04,3d,04,30,04,4f,04,20,00,28,00,31,00,30,00,31,00,2f,
    00,31,00,30,00,32,00,20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,48,04,38,04,29,00,20,00,38,04,3b,04,38,04,20,
    00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,30,04,20,00,50,00,53,00,2f,00,32,00,20,00,4d,
    00,69,00,63,00,72,00,6f,00,73,00,6f,00,66,00,74,00,20,00,4e,00,61,00,74,00,75,00,72,00,61,00,6c,00,00,00"

    in the subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E96B-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}\0000

  9. Modifies the value:

    "Keyboard Port" = "05 00 00 00 01 00 00 00 02 00 00 00 03 00 00 00 04 00 00 00 05 00 00 00"

    in the subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\GroupOrderList

  10. Modifies the value:

    "DisplayName" = "14,04,40,04,30,04,39,04,32,04,35,04,40,04,20,00,69,00,38,00,30,00,34,00,32,00,2d,00,
    3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,4b,04,20,00,38,04,20,00,3c,04,4b,04,48,04,38,
    04,20,00,34,04,3b,04,4f,04,20,00,3f,04,3e,04,40,04,42,04,30,04,20,00,50,00,53,00,2f,00,32,00,00,00"

    in the subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\i8042prt

  11. Modifies the value:

    "DisplayName" = "14,04,40,04,30,04,39,04,32,04,35,04,40,04,20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,41,04,41,04,30,04,20,00,
    3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,4b,04,00,00"

    in the subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Kbdclass

  12. Modifies the following values:

    "Mfg" = "28,00,21,04,42,04,30,04,3d,04,34,04,30,04,40,04,42,04,3d,04,4b,04,35,04,20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,
    32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,4b,04,29,00,00,00"
    "DeviceDesc" = "21,04,42,04,30,04,3d,04,34,04,30,04,40,04,42,04,3d,04,30,04,4f,04,20,00,28,00,31,00,30,00,31,
    00,2f,00,31,00,30,00,32,00,20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,48,04,38,04,29,00,20,00,38,04,3b,04,38,04,
    20,00,3a,04,3b,04,30,04,32,04,38,04,30,04,42,04,43,04,40,04,30,04,20,00,50,00,53,00,2f,00,32,00,20,00,4d,
    00,69,00,63,00,72,00,6f,00,73,00,6f,00,66,00,74,00,20,00,4e,00,61,00,74,00,75,00,72,00,61,00,6c,00,00,00"
    "UpperFilters" = 'kbfiltr'

    in the keyboard device registry subkeys, which are located under the following subkeys:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\CriticalDeviceDatabase

    Note: The names of such subkeys vary depending on the hardware of the computer.

  13. It can be configured to run in stealth mode and hide its view in the Task Manager and system tray.

  14. Records the keystrokes on the computer and logs them in a file. It can be configured to periodically send the log files by email.


Updated: February 13, 2007 11:34:39 AM
Type: Spyware
Version: 1.6.2.0
Publisher: Blazing Tools Software
Risk Impact: High
File Names: i_pbk147.exe,i_bpk2003.exe,i_pbk_basic.exe,i_bpk_lite.exe,Setup.exe,bpk.exe,bsdhooks.dll,lview.exe,W
Systems Affected: Windows


The following instructions pertain to all current and recent Symantec antivirus products, including the Symantec AntiVirus and Norton AntiVirus product lines.

  1. Update the virus definitions.
  2. Restart the computer in Safe mode or VGA mode.
  3. Run a full system scan and delete all the files detected as Spyware.Perfect.
  4. Delete the value that was added to the registry.
For specific details on each of these steps, read the following instructions.

1. Updating the virus definitions
Symantec Security Response fully tests all the virus definitions for quality assurance before they are posted to our servers. There are two ways to obtain the most recent virus definitions:
  • Running LiveUpdate, which is the easiest way to obtain virus definitions: These virus definitions are posted to the LiveUpdate servers once each week (usually on Wednesdays), unless there is a major virus outbreak. To determine whether definitions for this threat are available by LiveUpdate, refer to the Virus Definitions (LiveUpdate).
  • Downloading the definitions using the Intelligent Updater: The Intelligent Updater virus definitions are posted on U.S. business days (Monday through Friday). You should download the definitions from the Symantec Security Response Web site and manually install them. To determine whether definitions for this threat are available by the Intelligent Updater, refer to the Virus Definitions (Intelligent Updater).

    The Intelligent Updater virus definitions are available: Read "How to update virus definition files using the Intelligent Updater" for detailed instructions.

2. Restarting the computer in Safe mode or VGA mode
Shut down the computer and turn off the power. Wait for at least 30 seconds, and then restart the computer in Safe mode or VGA mode.
  • For Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, or XP users, restart the computer in Safe mode. For instructions on restarting in Safe mode, refer to the document, "How to start the computer in Safe Mode."
  • For Windows NT 4 users, restart the computer in VGA mode.


3. Scanning for and deleting the infected files
  1. Start Norton AntiVirus and make sure that it is configured to scan all the files. For instructions, read the document, "How to configure Norton AntiVirus to scan all files."
  2. Run a full system scan.
  3. If any files are detected as infected with Spyware.Perfect, note the names of the files (you will need the names for the next step), and then click Delete.

4. Deleting the value from the registry

CAUTION : Symantec strongly recommends that you back up the registry before making any changes to it. Incorrect changes to the registry can result in permanent data loss or corrupted files. Modify the specified keys only. Read the document, "How to make a backup of the Windows registry ," for instructions.
  1. Click Start, and then click Run. (The Run dialog box appears.)
  2. Type regedit

    Then click OK. (The Registry Editor opens.)

  3. Navigate to the key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

  4. In the right page, delete the following entry:

    "bpk" = "[instalation folder]\bpk.exe"

  5. Navigate to the subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Perfect Keylogger

  6. In the right page, delete the following entries:

    "DisplayName" = "BlazingTools Perfect Keylogger"
    "UninstallString: "[instalation folder]\bpkun.exe"

  7. Navigate to the following subkeys and delete them:


    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1D1B2879-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{1D1B2878-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{1D1B286C-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SS.SS
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SS.SS.1
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{1D1B2879-99FF-11E3-8D96-D7ACAC95952A}
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\XP Password Logger 1.0
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BPK
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BT\XP Password Logger
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\kbfiltr

  8. Exit the Registry Editor.