Home Malware Programs Rogue Anti-Spyware Programs PcRaiser


Posted: January 24, 2008

Threat Metric

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

PcRaiser is a malware application that disguises itself as a computer optimizing tool claiming to have the ability to increase computer performance without any hardware upgrade. PcRaiser offers several services that can be performed after you purchase the full version. Once installed PcRaiser will show commercial adverts, connect itself to the internet and stay resident in background thus consuming your machine’s processing power to waste as PcRaiser is a fraud used to lure unsuspecting computer users out of their money.

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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:

main.exe File name: main.exe
Size: 4.32 MB (4329472 bytes)
MD5: a90c3db85d7bdc95114fdcff4b4fac62
Detection count: 66
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

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One Comment

  • Dan Wright says:

    I had pc raiser on my old computer and my harddrive crashed causing me to have to purchase a whole new computer......I hope your service helps me to protect this harddrive from threats.