What you are about to witness is a display of the most infamous and malicious programs on the Web. Spyware, Adware, Trojans, Worms, Keyloggers, Toolbar Hijackers, and other harmful programs are all tracking programs that secretly install onto your computer. Once you’re infected with these malicious programs, your privacy and personal information are at risk! Spyware, as well as other malicious programs, can go from dangerous, stealing your passwords and credit card information, to simply annoying you with their excessive popups. These malicious programs can track your surfing habits, abuse your Internet connection by sending this data to a third party, profile your shopping preferences, hijack your browser, and alter important system files – all without your knowledge or permission. The security and privacy implications of these exploits should not be taken lightly.
McAfee detection center calls it pws-yahmali trojen and Symantec calls it infostealer.yahmali. It’s risk level is very low. And it’s only a password stealer. It attempts to steal the password of the yahoo messenger (whenever user logs in) and may send to ilam-mind-makers [dot] com.
Sometimes we use trial version of an Antivirus and when it expires, we just let it rot in the taskbar for a while (just in case) and do not uninstall. But we do not know whether it is working or not. In another case Antivirus Program can be corrupted by any vicious virus and cease to work. How can you test that whether your Antivirus program is working fine or it is dead? We will be needing a virus. OMG! Real virus can test your Antivirus and your data well but its a risk. Using real viruses for testing in the real world is rather like setting fire to the dustbin in your office to see whether the smoke detector is working. Such a test will give meaningful results, but with unappealing, unacceptable risks. So, We happen to have a simple test for that. We have a harmless fake virus for testing purpose.