Message from the browser while the user tries to access a video file :
- "Video ActiveX Object Error: Your browser cannot display this video file."
- "You need to download new version of Video ActiveX Object to play this video file. "
- "To download and install ActiveX Object click Continue."
The message box has the title "Message box object error
" and gives the user three buttons of choice, but only one is enabled. "Amazingly" only the "Continue
" button is enabled which dowloads an installer with the name "MediaTubeCodec_ver1.1107.7.exe
" ( this may vary ) for the known malware Trojan.Zlob .
The most common mean of spreading of the mentioned malware is trought "unavailable codec/ActiveX component" , message received when an user tries to watch a certain video , ussually with adult content.
Please let BitDefender disinfect your files.