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VIRUS \ Spyware ALERTS - July 5, 2008

Troj/FakeVir-CT


Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Trojan


Troj/FakeVir-CT is a Trojan for the Windows platform.

Troj/FakeVir-CT pretends to be a spyware and malware detection program, but will always report the presence of unwanted files, in an attempt to trick the user into paying to register the software.

Troj/FakeVir-CT creates the following registry entry in order to start when Windows boots:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
spywarescanner
\SpywareScanner\spywarescanner.exe


Protection available since 5 July 2008


http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/trojfakevirct.html?_log_from=rss

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Type Trojan

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Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Trojan

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http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/trojzlobalv.html

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Type Trojan

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Troj/Dloadr-BNQ sets the following Registry entry is set to run itself at startup:

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ADP
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http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/trojdloadrbnq.html?_log_from=rss

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