AdwareCops

It includes High risk threats that are typically installed without user interaction through security exploits, and can severely compromise system security. Such threats may open illicit network connections, use polymorphic tactics to self-mutate, disable security software, modify system files, and install additional malware. These threats may also collect and transmit personally identifiable information (PII) without our consent and severely degrade the performance and stability of our computer.0

General information:

Malware Name:AdwareCops
Malware Type:Rogue Security Program
Company Name:Bullet Proof Soft, Inc.
Company URL:http://www.bulletproofsoft.com/
Threat Level:High Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation.

Company Description:

Bullet Proof Soft, Inc. is a Massachusetts based corporation with offices in Boston and Texas. Bullet Proof Soft is a premier provider of Internet communications solutions for all levels of business, from start-up to enterprise. Our management team consists of industry experts bringing experience from such companies as Intel, Hewlett Packard, and Microsoft. Their unique and diverse experiences have lead to the creation of exceptional Internet communications solutions.

Spyware Description:

It includes High risk threats that are typically installed without user interaction through security exploits, and can severely compromise system security. Such threats may open illicit network connections, use polymorphic tactics to self-mutate, disable security software, modify system files, and install additional malware. These threats may also collect and transmit personally identifiable information (PII) without our consent and severely degrade the performance and stability of our computer.0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> False scan results -> Uses inadequate scan/detection scheme -> False positives work as good to purchase0

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Processes Running:

SpyRem.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\BulletProofSoft.com\Spyware & Adware Remover
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\BulletProofSoft.com\Spyware & Adware Remover\BPS Spyware Remover

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareBPS Spyware RemoverSettingsSchedule SettingsDay Name
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BPS Spyware Remover\Settings\Live UpdateIs Update PM
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BPS Spyware Remover\Settings\Live UpdateUpdate Time Hour