This program delivers advertising content to the user. It is usually annoying but harmless, unless it is combined with spyware or trackware.
Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.
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Adware:W32/Zwangi displays popup advertisements on the infected machine.
Once launched, the program will also attempt to connect to the following sites:
File System Changes
Creates these files:
Sets these values:
- HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Weemi Service ImagePath = "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Weemi\weemi117.exe" "weemi.dll" Service [Launchpoint: Service]
Creates these keys:
- HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Weemi Service
- HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Weemi Service\Security