Artisan CD.DVD Burner

Artisan CD.DVD Burner is an adware bundler that install adware advantage with itself. MeMedia.AdVantage is advertising software that tracks browsing and displays ads on the desktop. It also installs adware relevant knowledge with itself. Relevant Knowledge (Marketscore) is monitors all of your Internet behavior.

General information:

Malware Name:Artisan CD.DVD Burner
Malware Type:Adware Bundler
Company Name:Etexchange.com
Company URL:http://www.etexchange.com/
Threat Level:Low Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Etexchange.com provides you the software Artisan CD.DVD Burner that allows user to burn data files and audio files into CD. It can also burn and save ISO files and erase rewritible CD. It supports major brands of DVD, CD-R, and CD-RW drivers.

Spyware Description:

Artisan CD.DVD Burner is an adware bundler that install adware advantage with itself. MeMedia.AdVantage is advertising software that tracks browsing and displays ads on the desktop. It also installs adware relevant knowledge with itself. Relevant Knowledge (Marketscore) is monitors all of your Internet behavior.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It install adware advantage with itself. -> MeMedia.AdVantage is advertising software that tracks browsing and displays ads on the desktop. -> It also installs adware relevant knowledge with itself. -> Relevant Knowledge (Marketscore) is monitors all of your Internet behavior.

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Processes Running:

ArtisanBurner.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Documents and Settings\[USER]\Application Data\advantage\advantage.mht11742MHTML Document
C:\Program Files\ArtisanBurner\ArtisanBurner.exe2667520Application
desktop \Play Free Games and download Screensaver!.lnk1525Shortcut

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Program Files\ArtisanBurner\RelevantKnowledg
C:\Program Files\ArtisanBurner\freeoffe

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Artisan CD/DVD Burner_is1Inno Setup: Icon Group
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{d08d9f98-1c78-4704-87e6-368b0023d831}\Config\OSSProxy\Settings
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{d08d9f98-1c78-4704-87e6-368b0023d831}\Config\OSSProxy\SettingsCapabilities