When Adware.MessStopper runs, it performs the following actions:
- Creates the C:\Program Files\Common Files\SYS folder and drops following files:
- Adds the value:
"SystemB" = "[PATH TO THE ADWARE]"
to the registry subkey:
so that the Adware.MessStopper runs when you start Windows.
- Starts the messenger service in Microsoft Windows.
Note: Messenger is a service in Windows that transmits message data between clients and servers. It is not part of Windows Messenger.
- Displays pop-up windows.