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Volcano Security Suite

Posted: October 27, 2009

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 58
First Seen: December 1, 2009
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Volcano Security Suite is a rogue antispyware program that uses a fake scanner to lure its victims into taking part in fraudulent transactions. When executed, Volcano Security Suite pretends to scan the computer and delivers a predefined list of infections that aren't there. Volcano Security Suite program is not going to get rid of the spyware on your computer but might expose you to more security threats.

When VolcanoSecuritySuite is installed, it configures itself to run automatically each time a user turns on the computer. Volcano Security Suite is a variant from other well known rogue software products such as Cyber Security, Soft Cop, and Personal Guard 2009. Volcano Security Suite is a counterfeit, unwanted program and is recommended to be removed immediately.


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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:

setup[1].exe File name: setup[1].exe
Size: 129.02 KB (129024 bytes)
MD5: ce00e954e1c8218c14e4643a0c87d387
Detection count: 82
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
VS884.exe File name: VS884.exe
Size: 2.6 MB (2603521 bytes)
MD5: 8a91d481af28374d4ff8b5f40e5d6005
Detection count: 81
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
VS9f7.exe File name: VS9f7.exe
Size: 2.56 MB (2564609 bytes)
MD5: 6a5f49215b0aa779f48d832ced0276c1
Detection count: 8
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

Additional Information

The following cookies were detected:
The following messages's were detected:
# Message
1System alert
Potentially harmful programs have been detected on your system and need to be dealt with immediately. Click here to
remove them with Volcano Security Suite.
2Warning! Your computer is infected Warning! Found!
Threat detected: