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ASC AntiSpyware

Posted: February 6, 2009

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 96
First Seen: July 24, 2009
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ASC AntiSpyware, or ASCAntiSpyware, is a rogue anti-spyware program. Like most of the rogue anti-spyware applications, ASC AntiSpyware may be downloaded and installed onto your computer by a Trojan. ASC AntiSpyware is designed to lure unsuspecting users out of their money by scaring them into purchasing the full version of the program. In order to trick you, ASC AntiSpyware performs a bogus scan and displays fraudulent parasite threat notifications. ASC AntiSpyware is not a legitimate anti-spyware removal tool and cannot be trusted. All links provided by ASC AntiSpyware will most likely redirect you to malicous websites that sell ASC AntiSpyware as a legitimate spyware remover. ASC AntiSpyware has the ability to recreate itself after reboot. It is strongly recommended to remove ASC AntiSpyware from your system upon detection.

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:

AntiSpyware_Installer[1].exe File name: AntiSpyware_Installer[1].exe
Size: 220.68 KB (220680 bytes)
MD5: 2bd73be32deb8379cdea366c993dbf69
Detection count: 62
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

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