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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
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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