FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE is Trojan Injector

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The file FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE is identified as a virus dropper.
The dropper FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE is used for downloading and installing other malware, Trojans, viruses by the commands received from the Command Center.
The file FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE loads into the computer memory and tries to connect to the dangerous web site.
Usually the FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE dropper does not infect the files on the computer and does not replicate itself on other computers.
Kill the FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE process and delete the file FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE.

Malware Analysis of FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE
Full path on a computer: %Appdata%FacbookUpdate.exe

Detected by UnHackMe:

Item Name: C:autorun.inf
Author: Unknown
Related File: C:autorun.inf
Type: Autorun.inf

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Item Name: FacbookUpdate
Type: Registry Run

Item Name: FacbookUpdate.exe
Type: Detected using Heuristic Algorithm

After first reboot detected by UnHackMe:

Item Name: RUNDLL32.EXE
Related File: C:RUNDLL32.EXE
Type: Detected using Heuristic Algorithm

Removal Results: Success
Number of reboot: 2


Trojan.Injector, Trojan.MulDrop3, Backdoor.Fynloski, Trojan.Dapato


  • MD5: 8e22616de48a5736cc1929d5e101010e
The file tries to connect to the dangerous web site.
How to quickly detect FACBOOKUPDATE.EXE presence?

  • HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunFacbookUpdate: “%Appdata%FacbookUpdate.exe”
  • %Appdata%FacbookUpdate.exe
  • %Temp%plugtempService.exe
  • C:autorun.inf
  • C:Rundll32.exe

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