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AntivirusAgentPro

Updated:
June 25, 2009 8:44:40 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
Antivirus Agent Pro
Version:
1.0
Publisher:
Antivirus Agent Pro
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Behavior
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:
%ProgramFiles%\Antivirus Agent Pro\aap.exe
%ProgramFiles%\Antivirus Agent Pro\aapcn.dll

Next, the program creates the following registry entry so that it starts whenever Windows starts:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"Antivirus Agent Pro" = "C:\Program Files\Antivirus Agent Pro\aap.exe"
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