123 ZIP!

123 ZIP! is an adware that uses aggressive, deceptive advertising. It may be installed without adequate notice and consent, often though exploits and installs several other products with itself. It is bundled with several other adwares also.

General information:

Malware Name:123 ZIP!
Malware Type:Adware
Company Name:Galt Technology, Inc
Company URL:http://www.galttech.com/
Threat Level:Low Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Galt Technology, Inc provides you the software 123 ZIP! that is used to zip and unzip the file.

Spyware Description:

123 ZIP! is an adware that uses aggressive, deceptive advertising. It may be installed without adequate notice and consent, often though exploits and installs several other products with itself. It is bundled with several other adwares also.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It is bundled with other adware. -> It uses aggressive, deceptive advertising.

Additional information might be found here:

googleSearch at Google for 123 ZIP!
bingSearch at Bing for 123 ZIP!
yahooSearch at Yahoo for 123 ZIP!

Processes Running:

123zip.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Documents and Settings\[USER]\Start Menu\Programs\GALTWARE\123 ZIP!.lnk560Shortcut
C:\Program Files\123ZIP\123zip.exe699392Application

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Documents and Settings\[USER]\Start Menu\Programs\GALTWAR

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\123 ZIP!
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\123 ZIP!DisplayName
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\123 ZIP!UninstallString