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Adware.Appoli

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:18 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

When Adware.Appoli is executed, it performs the following actions:
  1. Creates the following file:

    • %System%\[random filename].dll.

      Note: %System% is a variable that refers to the System folder. By default this is C:\Windows\System (Windows 95/98/Me), C:\Winnt\System32 (Windows NT/2000), or C:\Windows\System32 (Windows XP).

  2. Creates the following registry keys:

    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Appolinaria.Media
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1AA8D727-B537-479B-A284-054ECAEBB01B}
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\CLSID\{88CC91DE-5930-45AD-9E04-6B1233609FEA}
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\CLSID\{FC7E0260-A046-4613-9FD8-1D52EBE22448}
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{88CC91DE-5930-45AD-9E04-6B1233609FEA}


  3. Displays pop-up advertisements in Internet Explorer.


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