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Malware Replication [Visual Basic 6]

Posted by appusajeev on January 27, 2010


Its been a while since something has been posted about malware. So this time,we gonna develop a mechanism whereby you can spread your malware ie, copy your malware to each and every directory in the system with name same as the name of the directory  (if you can provide a ‘folder’ icon to the exe,you can trick the user into executing the file which he apparently thinks as a folder).

The code is straight forward.No rocket science. Just traverse the directories recursively and copy the exe to each directory renaming it to the name of the directory .

Download Source

I have assumed below that ‘malw.exe‘ is the malware you want to spread and its present in the same directory where the code will be running.

Malware Replication code [VB 6]

Malware Replication code :VB 6

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4 Responses to “Malware Replication [Visual Basic 6]”

  1. saintah said

    good work.been wondering how it was implemented

  2. vidya said

    “In a world of no walls or fences we don’t need windows or Gates!”
    like that u hav to explore new ideas..always..so good dear:)

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  4. Rohith said

    Da good work.. give it some publicity.. Digg it!!!

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