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Trojan Gozi - Possible Infection

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#1 Magic Dude

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Posted 16 March 2011 - 04:22 PM

I received a call from my bank that I have been infected with Trojan Gozi. I run some security software called Trusteer Rapport which the bank partners with which I downloaded from them. This software is supposed to prevent keylogging, screen capture, process modification, and other type events. Apparently, the software communicates threat information to my bank (but not to me). I have not been able to detect anything with McAfee or any other scanners I have tried. How do I determine if I am infected?

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Posted 17 March 2011 - 03:09 PM

Trojan.Gozi Trojan.Gozi monitors and steals banking information on infected machines. The stolen information is then sent to an external server without user's knowledge. It makes use of rootkits to hide its presence.

As a backdoor you do need to know if it is there. This allows hackers to remotely control your computer, steal critical system information and download and execute files.

To be certain of whether it exists or not.. Please go here....
Preparation Guide ,do steps 6 - 9.

Create a DDS log and post it in the new topic explained in step 9,which is here Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs and not in this topic,thanks.
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#3 Magic Dude

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Posted 17 March 2011 - 07:53 PM

Thanks Boopme, I will let you know how it goes

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Posted 18 March 2011 - 01:18 AM

Malware topic here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic385612.html

Now that your log is properly posted, you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a Malware Removal Team member, nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show it the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the helper assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.

From this point on the Malware Removal Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.

Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the Malware Removal Team members are very busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the Malware Removal Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another MR Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.

To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic.
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