Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5

Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5 is an adware bundler that installs several other software’s with itself Adware-SaveNow,Adware-WhenUSearch (WhenU) and the adware that it installs with itself shows advertising and deceptive warnings.

General information:

Malware Name:Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5
Malware Type:Adware Bundler
Company Name:Acez Software LLC
Company URL:http://www.acez.com/
Threat Level:Low Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Acez Software LLC provides you the software Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5 that provides you creepy 3D skulls, evil Jack-O-Lanterns, and scary ghosts fly around your screen while listening to spooky noises! Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5 supports different languages (including English).

Spyware Description:

Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5 is an adware bundler that installs several other software’s with itself Adware-SaveNow,Adware-WhenUSearch (WhenU) and the adware that it installs with itself shows advertising and deceptive warnings.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It installs several other software’s with itself like Adware-SaveNow,Adware-WhenUSearch (WhenU). -> The adware that it installs with itself shows advertising and deceptive warnings.

Additional information might be found here:

googleSearch at Google for Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5
bingSearch at Bing for Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5
yahooSearch at Yahoo for Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5

Processes Running:

Halloween Haunting.scr

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Documents and Settings\[USER]\Start Menu\Programs\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5\Wish a friend happy Halloween!.lnk1564Shortcut
C:\WINDOWS\Halloween Haunting.scr102400Screen Saver
C:\WINDOWS\HalloweenEmail.exe40960Application

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Documents and Settings\[USER]\Start Menu\Programs\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.
C:\Program Files\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5DisplayVersion
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5HelpLink
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Halloween Haunting Screen Saver 2.5Publisher