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Soft Soldier

Posted: October 15, 2009

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 19
First Seen: December 1, 2009
Last Seen: November 4, 2019
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Soft Soldier (SoftSoldier) is a rogue anti-spyware program that comes from the hackers that created WiniGuard, Trust Soldier, Safe Fighter and Trust Fighter, which are fake security applications. Soft Soldier, through the use of fake popup messages and bogus system scans, attempts to push computer users into purchasing a full version of Soft Soldier making them believe that it will resolve all issues it detected.

Soft Soldier is not able to detect or remove legitimate computer parasites. Instead, Soft Soldier is virtually a bogus security application. Manual remove of Soft Soldier is somewhat difficult to successfully complete.

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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:



SoftSoldier.exe File name: SoftSoldier.exe
Size: 831.48 KB (831488 bytes)
MD5: cc6bb5b88220050b3b48158dedc4af74
Detection count: 54
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
setup[1].exe File name: setup[1].exe
Size: 915.3 KB (915305 bytes)
MD5: 3b015f7d543f68a859037376881071ae
Detection count: 53
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%\SoftSoldier Software\SoftSoldier

One Comment

  • Henrik says:

    A friend of mine got SoftSoldier on her computer, she consulted me about it.
    The removal instruction here did not help, perhaps they have renamed the files, registry keys etc?