Summer Season Screensaver 2.5a

Summer Season Screensaver 2.5a is an adware bundler that installs other adware with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU), Adware-Url.gen and NDotNet (New.net). Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) may displays pop-up advertising on the desktop in response to users web browsing and Adware.NDotNet is an adware program that associates non-existent domain names with sponsored content.

General information:

Malware Name:Summer Season Screensaver 2.5a
Malware Type:Adware Bundler
Company Name:Always Great Software, Inc
Company URL:http://www.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 Summer Season Screensaver 2.5a that shows beautiful images of summer scenes. Enjoy views of nature in the summer from ocean shores to rivers and lakes, from forests to mountain peaks. Let this screensaver warm you up all year round. This screen saver contains 27 amazing images. The evaluation version shows all of the images available in the full, registered version.

Spyware Description:

Summer Season Screensaver 2.5a is an adware bundler that installs other adware with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU), Adware-Url.gen and NDotNet (New.net). Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) may displays pop-up advertising on the desktop in response to users web browsing and Adware.NDotNet is an adware program that associates non-existent domain names with sponsored content.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It installs other adware with itself like Adware-SaveNow (WhenU), Adware-Url.gen and NDotNet (New.net). -> Adware-SaveNow (WhenU) may displays pop-up advertising on the desktop in response to users web browsing and Adware.NDotNet is an adware program that associates non-existent domain names with sponsored content.

Additional information might be found here:

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Processes Running:

Summer Season.scr

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Program Files\Free Offers from Always Great Software\dolphinico.url67Internet Shortcut
C:\Program Files\Save\SaveUninst.exe118200Application
C:\Program Files\Save\save.htm135229HTML Document

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\WINDOWS\LastGoo
C:\WINDOWS\LastGood\IN

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Always Great Software, Inc.\Summer SeasonData1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Always Great Software, Inc.\Summer SeasonData2
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{DF901432-1B9F-4F5B-9E56-301C553F9095}