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MalWarrior 2008

Posted: June 16, 2008

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 48
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: October 21, 2018
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ScreenshotMalWarrior 2008 is a rogue anti-spyware utility that is often downloaded and installed by Trojans, through browser security exploits, or via other nefarious mechanisms. Once installed, It will also display notifications of imaginary security risks in its attempts to get the user to purchase the full version.



Adware [Prevx1]VirTool:Win32/Obfuscator.BE [Microsoft]

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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:

setup_1_1_[1].exe File name: setup_1_1_[1].exe
Size: 37.37 KB (37376 bytes)
MD5: 909bb0285879f12c9520097ca105712a
Detection count: 86
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
Malwarrior.exe File name: Malwarrior.exe
Size: 1.01 MB (1013760 bytes)
MD5: ab5a5dbc87c8dab3847763990c52c3e6
Detection count: 83
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

More files

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are:

Directory%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\Adsl Software Limited\MalWarrior 2008

Additional Information

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