The program must be manually installed.
The program reports false or exaggerated system security threats on the computer.
The user is then prompted to pay for a full license of the application in order to remove the threats.Installation
When the program is executed, it creates the following files:
- %UserProfile%\Desktop\Spyware Preventer.lnk
Next, the program creates the following registry entries so that it executes whenever Windows starts:
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"Antivirus" = "C\Program Files\SPP\SPP.exe"
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"Antivirus" = "C\Program Files\SPP\SPP.exe"
It also creates the following registry subkeys:
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