Backdoor:Win32/Dokstormac.A is a trojan that allows unauthorized access and control of an affected computer.
When executed, Backdoor:Win32/Dokstormac.A copies itself to c:\documents and settings\administrator\application data\arcomdir\arcom.exe.
The malware modifies the following registry entries to ensure that its copy executes at each Windows start:
Adds value: "arcomstart" With data: "c:\documents and settings\administrator\application data\arcomdir\arcom.exe" To subkey: HKCU\Software\Microsoft\windows\currentversion\run
Allows backdoor access and control
Backdoor:Win32/Dokstormac.A allows unauthorized access and control of an affected computer. An attacker can perform any number of different actions on an affected computer using Backdoor:Win32/Dokstormac.A. This could include, but is not limited to, the following actions:
Download and execute arbitrary files
Spread to other computers using various methods of propagation
Log keystrokes or steal sensitive data
Modify system settings
Run or terminate applications
This malware description was produced and published using our automated analysis system's examination of file SHA1 293a1dd3d1133a629c4a5460409adcf65487c85f.