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Adware.TopSearch.B

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:57 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
2.1.0.17
Publisher:
AltNet
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
topsearch.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

When Adware.TopSearch.B is executed, it performs the following actions:
  1. Creates the following files:
    • %ProgramFiles%\Grokster\topsearch.dll (may be installed at other locations.)

      Note: %ProgramFiles% is a variable that refers to the program files folder. By default, this is C:\Program Files.

  2. Creates the following registry keys:
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TopSearch.TSLink.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TopSearch.TSLink
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{B7156514-A76C-4545-9D5B-A4E1D02C7AEC}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{EDD3B3E9-3FFD-4836-A6DE-D4A9C473A971}
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{582AB125-1403-42FB-9EFB-198690BA1496}

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