- June 24, 2015 9:59:04 AM
- Potentially Unwanted App
- Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
The risk is usually downloaded from a legitimate-looking website where the software advertised is often offered for free at other locations.
When the downloaded file it is executed, the user is prompted to send an SMS to a premium-rate number. The user receives a reply SMS containing a code they can enter into the installer.
The risk then proceeds to download and install the original software.