Ultimate Cleaner

Ultimate Cleaner purports to scan and detect malware or other problems on the computer, but which attempts to dupe or badger users into purchasing the program by presenting the user with intrusive, deceptive warnings and/or false, misleading scan results.0

General information:

Malware Name:Ultimate Cleaner
Malware Type:Adware
Company Name:Nous-Tech Solutions Limited
Company URL:http://www.ucleaner.com/
Threat Level:Elevated Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Nous-Tech Solutions Limited provides us the adware Ultimate Cleaner that allows us to prevent files and documents corruption and optimizes our PC quickly and easily. This award-winning application supports all versions of Microsoft Windows, guaranteeing maximum results. It is the award-winning software which repairs hard drive errors, prevents our files from being harmed, optimizes our Windows so it works more stable and loads faster.

Spyware Description:

Ultimate Cleaner purports to scan and detect malware or other problems on the computer, but which attempts to dupe or badger users into purchasing the program by presenting the user with intrusive, deceptive warnings and/or false, misleading scan results.0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> False positives work as good to purchase -> False scan results -> Uses inadequate scan/detection scheme -> Uses out of date ref database0

Additional information might be found here:

googleSearch at Google for Ultimate Cleaner
bingSearch at Bing for Ultimate Cleaner
yahooSearch at Yahoo for Ultimate Cleaner

Processes Running:

app.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Program Files\Ultimate Cleaner\IeSafe.exe86016Application
C:\Program Files\Ultimate Cleaner\app.exe1191936Application
C:\Program Files\Ultimate Cleaner\extensions.pkg1922288PKG File

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Program Files\Ultimate Cleaner

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name