Disk Repair

Disk Repair Description

ScreenshotDisk Repair is a rogue system defragmenter that is a clone of fake system optimizers before it. Once Disk Repair has infected a computer it will simulate a fake system scan and inform a victim that his/her machine has several errors. Disk Repair will claim that the hard drive cannot be detected or that the CPU temperature is dangerously high in order to scare a victim into looking for a quick solution.

Disk Repair is spread by Trojans or it can come bundled with internet downloads and malicious attachments in spammed e-mails. To avoid easy removal Disk Repair will create a start-up registry entry and block a user's access to security websites. Disk Repair may also disable firewalls and other security application.

Users should be careful not to fall for this scam. All scan reports and security alerts displayed by Disk Repair are not to be trusted because they are fake. Disk Repair should rather be removed from a PC the moment it is encountered. Users can attempt to remove this rogue manually or with a reliable anti-rogueware tool.

Disk Repair belongs to the FakeSysDef family and has among its clones HDD Rescue, Windows 7 Repair, HDD Fix, Rogue.Windows Fix, Windows Recovery, HDD Control, HDD Low, Disk OK, Windows Repairing System, Windows Recovery Series, HDD Plus, PC Cleaner Pro 2012, Windows Repair, Rogue.System Check, Disk Optimizer, Windows Diagnostic, Windows Restore, Good Memory, Rogue.Windows Startup Repair, Disk Recovery, WindowsTool, System Defragmenter, HDD Tools, Windows Fix Disk, Memory Optimizer, Windows Safemode, Scanner, Data Repair, Rogue.System Recovery, Rogue.Windows Vista System Repair, Windows Disk, Fast Disk, Rogue.Data Recovery, Smart HDD, Rogue.File Restore, Smart Defragmenter, Computer Fix, Windows XP Repair, Rogue.Windows XP System Repair, Rogue.PC Repair, Windows XP Fix, Memory Fixer, PUP.PC Health Kit, Ultra Defragger, HDD Repair, Rogue.File Recovery, Rogue.Master Utilities, Rogue.Windows Error Recovery, Rogue.File Integrity Checker, HDD Diagnostic, System Repair, Windows XP Restore, Smart Data Recovery, Windows Scan, Win Disk, Windows XP Recovery and Win HDD.

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Technical Information

Screenshots & Other Imagery

Disk Repair Image 1 Disk Repair Image 2 Disk Repair Image 3 Disk Repair Image 4 Disk Repair Image 5 Disk Repair Image 6

File System Details

Disk Repair creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\qzF0xthcRG.exe 381,440 cc130d8cbc008f6eaa850e37158c7e38 37
2 %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\P0Rkbgi4.exe 381,440 f471eef7cc06c496f97f39e062cb874e 23

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