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Adware.SpywareNuker

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:33:43 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.x
Publisher:
TrekBlue
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
SpywareNukerInstaller.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows

When the installation process is started, SpywareNukerInstaller.exe attempts to connect to spywarenuker.com to download SpyNukerSetup.exe, which is another component of the setup program. This file is saved to C:\Program Files\Trek Blue. When the download is complete this file is executed.

By default, the program installs itself to C:\Program Files\Trek Blue\Spyware Nuker, and then insert several files and subfolders in this folder.

The program comes with a LSPFix executable that modifies Windows TCP/IP setup. As a result of this modification, you may lose network connectivity.


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