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MenaceFighter

Posted: February 20, 2007

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 6/10
Infected PCs: 7
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: January 10, 2019
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ScreenshotMenaceFighter is a fake anti-spyware program that is designed to trick the user into buying their full version of the program by displaying misleading pop-ups and "system alerts," claiming that your machine is infected with malicious software. MenaceFighter may download and install additional spyware applications and Trojans and it is recommended to remove it immediately because it is a serious security threat to your computer. MenaceFighter is a clone of WinAntivirusPro2007 , and WinFixer .

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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:



GDC.exe File name: GDC.exe
Size: 1.64 MB (1642496 bytes)
MD5: 8a78097cb3197b812527ce839c80605f
Detection count: 51
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
GDCPatch.exe File name: GDCPatch.exe
Size: 565.19 KB (565197 bytes)
MD5: 21f2e69303415a7b1db9c2797eb84065
Detection count: 47
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
setup.exe File name: setup.exe
Size: 2.59 MB (2592296 bytes)
MD5: 588f66bef38ce892523000ed21be1e4e
Detection count: 34
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are:

Directory%ProgramFiles%\MenaceFighter

Additional Information

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