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Ace Race Ads

Posted: December 30, 2014

Threat Metric

Ranking: 12,411
Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 2,895
First Seen: December 29, 2014
Last Seen: October 7, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Ace Race Ads is part of an adware application that could be intrusive and annoying at the same time. The Ace Race Ads may cause a web browser to perform poorly and may lead to the browser redirecting you to other unwanted and questionable sites. The Ace Race Ads may attempt to offer random services or products that may be questionable. Eliminating the Ace Race Ads may take use of an antispyware program.

Technical Details

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are:

CLSID{2FBCB1D7-5AD0-4F33-B625-3A7427EA84CB}{3D46C9E6-5386-44B5-9514-566FB8F7EB98}HKEY..\..\..\..{RegistryKeys}SOFTWARE\Ace RaceSoftware\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{C9E3B6C8-7EB7-4EC4-BB9E-866041EE16A8}SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Ace RaceSYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\eventlog\Application\Update Ace RaceSYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\eventlog\Application\Util Ace RaceSYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\Update Ace RaceSYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\Util Ace RaceSYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\eventlog\Application\Update Ace RaceSYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\eventlog\Application\Util Ace RaceSYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Update Ace RaceSYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Util Ace RaceHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\[APPLICATION]\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall..{Uninstaller}Ace Race

Additional Information

The following directories were created:
%PROGRAMFILES%\Ace Race%PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\Ace Race%Temp%\Ace Race