Dishonest antivirus software which tricks users into buying or installing it, usually by infecting a user's computer, or by pretending the computer is infected.
Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it may block the file from running, move it to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or ask you to select an action.
A False Positive is when a file is incorrectly detected as harmful, usually because its code or behavior resembles known harmful programs. A False Positive will usually be fixed in a subsequent database update without any action needed on your part. If you wish, you may also:
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After checking, if you still believe the file is incorrectly detected, you can submit a sample of it for re-analysis.
Note: If the file was moved to quarantine, you need to collect the file from quarantine before you can submit it.
Exclude a file from further scanning
If you are certain that the file is safe and want to continue using it, you can exclude it from further scanning by the F-Secure security product.
Note: You need administrative rights to change the settings.
This is the family description for the Rogue:W32/UltimateFixer family of rogueware.
Variants in the UltimateFixer rogueware family are rogue anti-malware programs that generate fake or misleading scan results,& in an attempt to trick users into purchasing their products.
UltimateFixer variants commonly launch a downloader that installs the application. much like the one shown below:
Screenshots of known UltimateFixer variants can be seen below :
During installation, the program creates these files:
During installation, the program creates the following registry key to automatically execute itself:
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