Anyplace

Anyplace Control is a network program that allows the user to monitor and control another computer. Anyplace Control™ is a remote control program that can display a screen of another computer (via internet or network) on our screen. If this program is installed on our machine then we are giving chance to remote user to get control over our PC. A Commercial Remote Control Tool is a network application that allows administrators to manage and control PCs or networks from a remote location. Typically used in an enterprise environment, Commercial Remote Control Tools have legitimate uses for I.T. administration and are not harmful unless installed and used without the knowledge of the computer user or network administrator.0

General information:

Malware Name:Anyplace
Malware Type:Remote Control
Company Name:Anyplace Control Software
Company URL:http://anyplace-control.com/
Threat Level:Elevated Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation.

Company Description:

Anyplace Control Software was established in October 2002 on the basis of one Ukrainian research team. For a considerable period of time, this team was engaged in researching different fields of information technology and consulting concerning the automation of local network administration. The team leader is Yura Goncharuk. The company is focused on different corporative and end-user network solutions, such as: remote controlling, network security, network maintenance and administration, help desks and so on. The distinguishing features of our products are: a functional reliability, high quality, usability, and a high-grade technical support.

Spyware Description:

Anyplace Control is a network program that allows the user to monitor and control another computer. Anyplace Control™ is a remote control program that can display a screen of another computer (via internet or network) on our screen. If this program is installed on our machine then we are giving chance to remote user to get control over our PC. A Commercial Remote Control Tool is a network application that allows administrators to manage and control PCs or networks from a remote location. Typically used in an enterprise environment, Commercial Remote Control Tools have legitimate uses for I.T. administration and are not harmful unless installed and used without the knowledge of the computer user or network administrator.0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It is a network application that allows to manage and control PCs or networks from a remote location. -> It allows to access another computer without explicit authorization. -> It can also be used to monitor and steal information from the remote computer -> Slows down the performance of PC0

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Processes Running:

apc_Admin.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Program Files\Anyplace Control\Languages\apc_hostConfig.FRA.lng8275LNG File
C:\Program Files\Anyplace Control\Languages\apc_hostConfig.ITA.lng8746LNG File
C:\Program Files\Anyplace Control\readme.txt7015Text Document

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Program Files\Anyplace Control
C:\Program Files\Anyplace Control\Languages

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{51FF0A13-A703-4B5E-8927-A3146EE525FE}SilentSettings
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{51FF0A13-A703-4B5E-8927-A3146EE525FE}URLInfoAbout
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{51FF0A13-A703-4B5E-8927-A3146EE525FE}UninstallString