Home Malware Programs Adware Adware:Win32/FastSaveApp


Posted: January 4, 2013

Threat Metric

Ranking: 12,301
Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 1,415
First Seen: January 4, 2013
Last Seen: October 13, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Adware:Win32/FastSaveAppn is an adware application that will install other malicious programs and PC threats on the infected computer system including unwanted toolbars, add-ons or some start-up processes, which could cause annoying redirects to suspicious websites. Adware:Win32/FastSaveAppn enters the compromised PC by exploiting software vulnerabilities. Adware:Win32/FastSaveAppn may be installed from unsafe downloads or numerous shareware applications spread by Trojans, bogus online anti-malware scanners, and infected websites. Once executed, Adware:Win32/FastSaveAppn can connect to a remote IRC server and send data to cybercrooks without a PC owner's knowledge. The collected data is usually used to deliver pop-up ads on the affected PC. Adware:Win32/FastSaveAppn can hijack the targeted web browser and, thus, divert victims to dubious websites.

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:

a3d0d111fe323068e795dec75c4e5a4f File name: a3d0d111fe323068e795dec75c4e5a4f
Size: 255.51 KB (255519 bytes)
MD5: a3d0d111fe323068e795dec75c4e5a4f
Detection count: 33
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 7, 2013
50e9bb9533e68.exe File name: 50e9bb9533e68.exe
Size: 255.63 KB (255639 bytes)
MD5: aaa70d8e89730982b25a3f7efb7fdcc6
Detection count: 31
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 7, 2013
50e9f8c1bab93.exe File name: 50e9f8c1bab93.exe
Size: 255.47 KB (255473 bytes)
MD5: 9e1007a7bc6b4ea207a088675c1841ca
Detection count: 30
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 7, 2013
f0c49a1aa8cea9808c6d056574e22f97 File name: f0c49a1aa8cea9808c6d056574e22f97
Size: 255.47 KB (255476 bytes)
MD5: f0c49a1aa8cea9808c6d056574e22f97
Detection count: 27
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 7, 2013
5d5bf1154c1dda99e67de022f89d8f82 File name: 5d5bf1154c1dda99e67de022f89d8f82
Size: 255.44 KB (255446 bytes)
MD5: 5d5bf1154c1dda99e67de022f89d8f82
Detection count: 25
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 7, 2013

Additional Information

The following directories were created:
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\SaveAs%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\SaveByclick%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\SaveAs%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\SaveByclick%AllUsersProfile%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SaveAs