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Adware.Delta

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:09 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
Small_F.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT

When Adware.Delta is executed, it performs the following actions:

  1. Adds the value:

    "Delta"="random hex value"

    to the registry keys:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer Registration
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet ExplorerRegistration

  2. Creates the registry key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{1F48AA48-C53A-4E21-85E7-AC7CC6B5FFAF}

    so that it runs every time the Internet Explorer browser is opened.

  3. Creates the registry key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{1F48AA48-C53A-4E21-85E7-AC7CC6B5FFAF}

  4. Contacts the domain xx.toolbar.cc, when the Internet Explorer browser is started.

    Note: At the time of this writing, the Web site link xx.toolbar.cc was not active.


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