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RegistryCare

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:52 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Version:
1.0
Publisher:
registrycare.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Registry Care.lnk %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Registry Care\Registry
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


RegistryCare is a program that may give exaggerated reports of errors in the registry on the compromised computer.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as RegistryCare.

Transmission


This risk may be manually installed or it may be installed as part of RegistryCare's affiliate program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 30, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 30, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 5, 2006
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