Facebook Zipped .JAR File Trojan (Malware) - Complete
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Malicious Messages Foray Facebook - MalwareBytes.org
This (above) seems to be the best, single URL for this problem.
Includes steps to remove.
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VirusTotal is a website that provides free checking of files for viruses, worms, trojans, and all kinds of malware
Easily Delete or Remove Facebook Applications
The Trojan lastly uses a (JAVA) JAR file which downloads the actual malware
from a remote Dropbox account and then installs the malware on the (now
infected) computer as a Windows Service.
Interestingly, the Trojan could be a variant of the infamous Zusy banking
Trojan (I do not know why they state this, as nothing is said to connect these).
How to Remove Zusy (Tinba) Banker Trojan- AnviSoft
So far, 5/10/2014, I have NOT found any discussion on what the installed malware
actually tries to do.
A Trojan is circulating through Facebook Messenger
Malicious Facebook Virus or Malware Chat Messages
- "Now, if you have already opened the malicious file, please do a full scan of your computer
with the antivirus software installed on it and do not open files ending with “.zip” or “.rar”,
unless you are expecting these files from someone.
Also, do the following:
1] Change your Facebook password
2] Delete all Facebook applications from your account; click here for instructions
3] Use AdwCleaner to delete all unwanted programs from your computer; click here for instructions"
NOTE: I DID NOT RUN ADWcleaner, at all - I WOULD SKIP THIS STEP
4] I would add: then run CCleaner in the REGISTRY CLEANER MODE.
Malwarebytes Observes that Account Hijacking Trojan
Trojan Spreading Through Private Facebook Messages
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Facebook Virus. Warning and please help. - Virus, Trojan, Spyware ...
Gifar - Graphics Interchange Format Java Archives (GIFAR) is malware - Wikipedia
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