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.
Rogue:W32/Reanimator is a rogue anti-malware program. When executed, it will produce an exaggerated scan result and attempt to pressure the users into buying the full version of the product in order to remove non-existent infections.
The installer must be executed manually in order to install the program. The main installation folder is:
The program also connects towww.winreanimator.com to download the following files:
and drop them in%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Temp.
Upon execution, the program will scan the computer and display exaggerated/fake scan results indicating infections on the system. It will then constantly display alert messages informing the users that they must register and buy the product in order to remove the "infections".
Date Created: 2009-03-23 06:51:17.0
Date Last Modified: 2009-03-23 08:33:07.0