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Adware.StartPage.C

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:30 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
wertjojo.exe,Keygenerator.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

When Adware.StartPage.C runs, it does the following:
  1. Displays a screenshot of the current desktop with an overlaid advertisement reading "visit www.weXXXojo.de"

  2. Modifies the value to:

    "Start Page" = "http:/ /www.weXXXojo.de/wbb/wbboard/main.php"

    in the registry key:

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main

  3. Modifies the value to:
    "Window Title" = "AMD and ATI Board"

    in the registry key:

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main


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