- February 13, 2007 11:49:12 AM
- Misleading Application
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Registry Sweeper Pro.lnk
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
RegistrySweeper is a program that may give exaggerated reports of the registry's condition on the compromised computer. It will then prompt the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported errors.
Files are detected as RegistrySweeper.
This risk must be manually installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version March 29, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version March 29, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 29, 2006
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