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newcpuspeedcheck on Windows


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#1 jmavlgeneve

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Posted 25 July 2017 - 04:47 AM

Hello everybody,
 
I'm looking for some informations about a virus called newcpuspeedcheck.
 
A Google search gave me only few links about it.
 
The virus is seen as a trojan by Panda, and is not detected by Windows Security Essentials.
 
It infected our network recently, probably via a USB stick.
 
What I noticed is that it creates hidden/system folder C:\newcpuspeedcheck, containing some files.
 
A cpufix.exe is launched at the computer startup.
 
Also, many shortcuts, named "SomeFolderName Copy.lnk" are created everywhere, intended to run a command line exe from the C:\newcpuspeedcheck directory (I don't have the exact command because I deleted all shortcuts).
 
Any idea about what is that, and what could it do to a computer ?

Thanks in advance for any help.
 
John M.

Edited by Al1000, 25 July 2017 - 05:17 AM.
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#2 StreunerMX

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Posted 29 July 2017 - 10:05 PM

Hi friend, I have studied this new threat and implemented a vaccine in my USB File Rescue program.

 

https://toolslib.net/downloads/viewdownload/64-usb-file-resc/

 

Just run the program, place the letter of the Removable Disk and let the program do its thing. :)
 
I hope it helps you,
 
Greetings.





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