Amazing Mountainscapes Screensaver 2.5a

Amazing Mountainscapes Screensaver 2.5a is an adware bundler that installs several other software’s with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) and Adware-Url.gen and the adware that it installs with itself may shows advertising and deceptive warnings.

General information:

Malware Name:Amazing Mountainscapes Screensaver 2.5a
Malware Type:Adware Bundler
Company Name:Always Great Software, Inc
Company URL:http://alwaysgreat.com/
Threat Level:Elevated Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Always Great Software, Inc provides you the software Amazing Mountainscapes Screensaver 2.5a that shows stunning images of beautiful and breath-taking mountain scenes. Take in the grandeur of snow-covered peaks, glacier lakes, pine forests, sandstone arches, mountain meadows, and cloudscapes without leaving your computer. This screen saver contains 32 amazing images. The evaluation version shows all of the images available in the full, registered version.

Spyware Description:

Amazing Mountainscapes Screensaver 2.5a is an adware bundler that installs several other software’s with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) and Adware-Url.gen and the adware that it installs with itself may shows advertising and deceptive warnings.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It installs several other software’s with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) and Adware-Url.gen. -> The adware that it installs with itself may show advertising and deceptive warnings.

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Processes Running:

Amazing Mountainscapes.scr

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\WINDOWS\system32\FSScrCtl.exe241664Application
desktop \3D Snowy Cottages ScreenSaver - Free.lnk1659Shortcut
desktop \Free Dolphins ScreenSaver.lnk1624Shortcut

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Program Files\Always Great Software\Amazing Mountainscape

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Amazing Mountainscapes ScreensaverDisplayName
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Amazing Mountainscapes ScreensaverURLInfoAbout
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Amazing Mountainscapes ScreensaverUninstallString