This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.
This signature detects Infostealer sofacy activity on the infected machine that could result in the downloading and executing of files from the Internet on a compromised host.
Infostealer.Sofacy is a Trojan horse that attempts to steal information from the compromised computer.
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
The following instructions pertain to all current and recent Symantec antivirus products, including the Symantec AntiVirus and Norton AntiVirus product lines.
Disable System Restore (Windows Me/XP).
Update the virus definitions.
Restart the computer in Safe mode or Safe mode with Command Prompt.
Run a full system scan.
Delete any values added to the registry.