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MalwareBurn

Posted: July 26, 2007

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 30
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: April 15, 2020
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ScreenshotMalwareBurn, a clone of SpyViper Pro and SpyShield, is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses deceptive tactics to trick you into purchasing their software. MalwareBurn displays fake warning messages on your taskbar stating that your PC is infected with spyware. MalwareBurn attempts to scare you into purchasing the full version of the program. MalwareBurn is usually downloaded and installed by various types of Trojans.

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Aliases

MalwareBurn [Symantec]Adware/Malwarewipe [Panda]not-a-virus:FraudTool.Win32.MalwareWipe.q [Kaspersky]Virus.Win32.Spycrush [Ikarus]W32/HackTool.CNV [F-Prot]Win32:Spycrush [Avast]

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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:



MalwareBurn 7.3.exe File name: MalwareBurn 7.3.exe
Size: 1.61 MB (1613824 bytes)
MD5: da07adb2a4d036ec00d20865c6146884
Detection count: 86
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
MalwareBurn 7.0.exe File name: MalwareBurn 7.0.exe
Size: 1.61 MB (1613824 bytes)
MD5: d7ec802825f8484fc9fb06149904f8b0
Detection count: 23
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
MalwareBurn 7.2.exe File name: MalwareBurn 7.2.exe
Size: 1.61 MB (1613824 bytes)
MD5: fb51eca6a42f8cba043118f5e73ad4de
Detection count: 21
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
MalwareBurn 7.1.exe File name: MalwareBurn 7.1.exe
Size: 1.61 MB (1613824 bytes)
MD5: 65e9a700aad9e0ccd6ec82750e606346
Detection count: 16
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

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