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RegistryCleanFix

Updated:
October 26, 2007 1:54:24 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
RegistryCleanFix
Version:
1.0
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Behavior
The program must be downloaded and manually installed.

The program allows the user to perform a scan for security threats and other problems on the computer.





Once the scan is completed, it reports false or exaggerated system errors on the computer.

The user is then prompted to pay for a full license of the application in order to remove the errors.





Installation
When the program is executed, it creates the following file:
  • %CurrentFolder%\registrycleanfix.exe
  • %UserProfile%\Desktop\RegistryCleanFix.lnk


Next, the program creates the following registry subkey:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\FCRMFC
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