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Perfect Defender 2009

Posted: December 2, 2008

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 7
First Seen: July 24, 2009
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Perfect Defender 2009, or PerfectDefender2009, is a rogue anti-spyware program and is a clone of Personal Defender 2009. Once you're infected with Perfect Defender 2009, you'll receive numerous fake popups that resemble Windows security alerts that state your computer is infected with malware.

Moreover, Perfect Defender 2009 may run a fake system scanner and then display fake system scan results stating that your system is flooded with spyware. Perfect Defender 2009's deceptive methods are designed to push you to Perfect Defender 2009's website or other malicious websites that distribute Perfect Defender 2009's full paid version. Perfect Defender 2009 may launch on every Windows startup.

Aliases

PerfectDefender2009 [Sunbelt]Trj/CI.A [Panda]Artemis!FABCA919509D [McAfee+Artemis]not-a-virus:FraudTool.Win32.PerfectDefender2009.b [Kaspersky]not-a-virus:FraudTool.Win32.PerfectDefender2009 [Ikarus]Misc/PerfectDefender2009 [Fortinet]FraudTool.Win32.PerfectDefender2009.b [F-Secure]Trojan.FakeAV.PH [BitDefender]Agent2.OJW [AVG]FraudTool/Win32.PerfectDefender2009.gen [Antiy-AVL]TR/FakeAV.PH [AntiVir]Riskware.FraudTool.Win32.PerfectDefender2009!IK [a-squared]Troj/FakeVir-IH [Sophos]High Risk Cloaked Malware [Prevx1]Generic Malware [Panda]
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Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

The following files were created in the system:



pdinstall2009[1].exe File name: pdinstall2009[1].exe
Size: 8.35 MB (8352504 bytes)
MD5: 8b9b7bba8f72e71e20054a825a9c146b
Detection count: 91
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
pzpsp23511834.exe File name: pzpsp23511834.exe
Size: 124.92 KB (124928 bytes)
MD5: 7b5007c3b4819e72df56799c4513343c
Detection count: 56
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
pdmonitor.exe File name: pdmonitor.exe
Size: 37.29 KB (37296 bytes)
MD5: f6fe1f54e64ca682c509051cb563a99f
Detection count: 56
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
pdfndr.exe File name: pdfndr.exe
Size: 3.14 MB (3145976 bytes)
MD5: a767a4b9d1a062d968ad06c29b03b596
Detection count: 25
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

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