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Spy Protection 2009

Posted: February 5, 2009

Spy Protection 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses scare tactics to get you to purchase the full version of the Spy Protection 2009 program. Spy Protection 2009, or Spyware Protection 2009, may be downloaded and installed through the Zlob Trojan infection which can come from a fake video codec download or MediaAcces Codec installer which is present on porn websites. Spy Protection 2009, if installed, may prompt you with popups or alert messages that say you have "clean" your computer by removing cookies, user history, browser history and other files.

Computer users are urged to avoid downloading or purchasing Spy Protection 2009 no matter how legitimate the program may look. Do not click on any link provided by Spy Protection 2009. If you do, you'll be redirected to a rogue website to download and purchase the full version of Spy Protection 2009.

Spy Protection 2009 is a popular rogue anti-spyware programs from the creaters of Pro AntiSpyware 2009, Windows Antivirus 2008, Antivirus 360, NanoAntivirus, and Antivirus 2009. Spy Protection 2009's activities may generate a system slowdown. Spy Protection 2009 may continue to try to recreate itself after reboot.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 otpeppggq.exe
    2 rkaskssd.exe
    3 ronitfst.exe
    4 seeukluba.exe
    5 Spy Protection 2009.lnk
    6 Uninstall Spy Protection 2009.lnk

Registry Modifications

  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY..\..\..\..{Subkeys}HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\AvScanHKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "sysguardn"

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