Adware.Grabrez Description

Adware.Grabrez is adware that may display pop-up advertisements, offers, deals, discount coupons and sponsored links in a form of a pop-up box on shopping-related and social networking websites that are visited by computer users. The pop-up advertisements and banners of Adware.Grabrez may be displayed as boxes, which may include various offers and deals, which when clicked, may continuously divert computer users to unidentified websites that may be created for commercial intentions that is to bost website traffic and urge PC users to click on ads in order to make money. Adware.Grabrez may embed an add-on, browser extension or plug-in in the Web browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome when PC users install free software that might had included into their installation Adware.Grabrez. When computer users install any free software, Adware.Grabrez may also be installed.

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Technical Information

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File System Details

Adware.Grabrez creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 %WINDIR%\System32\drivers\wStLibG.sys 52,920 32241f10e465c84b6bcfca76b87d69a6 1,510
2 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\updateGrabRez.exe 103,192 518abee84a85c0cf2f74d760afbb8ec3 979
3 system32\drivers\wStLibG64.sys 61,112 2079e80b76d1de88a5e149863a917a55 125
4 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\bin\GrabRez.BrowserAdapter.exe 95,512 57b0336f5fae4a408ee501b05a73911d 111
5 %PROGRAMFILES%\GrabRez\bin\utilGrabRez.exe 80,152 ea3e4adbb0a22a728ba2262d45b33f8c 95
6 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\bin\XTLSApp.exe 78,616 59fa299343ff8de7fa1af3aa5aec84be 89
7 %PROGRAMFILES%\GrabRez\GrabRezbho.dll 249,624 7aeaf8b388774f1a8029c0cae434bf8a 73
8 %PROGRAMFILES%\GrabRez\bin\GrabRezBrowserFilter.exe 42,264 afc0081b89de3cc7840154fd5d149353 61
9 %PROGRAMFILES%\GrabRez\bin\GrabRez.PurBrowse.exe 239,384 7aca8bd6e9203d693091e496cf85500d 54
10 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\bin\GrabRez.PurBrowse64.exe 287,000 e2c6ffc4a7d91cff502a472bb1893d21 54
11 %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\ankgikcaabhnbjopedljgmgmdbkbdimn 25
12 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\bin\FilterApp_C64.exe 287,000 b842cce1362e5ad6c0968aa270acea4f 22
13 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\GrabRez\GrabRez.FirstRun.exe 1,088,792 0f0e88205aad22b77cbe39209db6879b 22
14 %PROGRAMFILES%\GrabRez\bin\FilterApp_C.exe 238,872 ceb4c3a1f96dac01e4de0f7fcbd0ed0f 11
15 %TEMP%\GrabRez\GrabRez_Setup.exe 2,169,624 39ec6a335acdf1292816746fb2ca1eae 3
More files

Registry Details

Adware.Grabrez creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
SYSTEM\ControlSet002\services\Update GrabRez
SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\eventlog\Application\Update GrabRez
SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Update GrabRez
SYSTEM\ControlSet002\services\eventlog\Application\Update GrabRez
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions, value: {E1420D09-ACC8-4EFD-9965-E7AE3C5B977C}
Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Ext\CLSID, value: {e1420d09-acc8-4efd-9965-e7ae3c5b977c}
SYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\eventlog\Application\Update GrabRez
The following CLSID's were found:
HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path}

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