Adware.PCProtectionCenter

Adware.PCProtectionCenter Description

Adware.PCProtectionCenter is a fake computer security application that displays exaggerated malware reports on a compromised PC. This is done to trick a victim into purchasing its "registered version" that will apparently remove all the detected malware. Adware.PCProtectionCenter is not able to detect malware, all the detections made are fabricated and often the files detected as malware are harmless system files. Adware.PCProtectionCenter should be removed with a reliable anti-spyware program upon detection.

Technical Information

File System Details

Adware.PCProtectionCenter creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5
1 getsn32.dll
2 %ProgramFiles%\PC\PC Protection Center\PCProtectionCenter.exe 2,341,376 1b4236ab9c2c17ec5688c182195cd470

Registry Details

Adware.PCProtectionCenter creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Directory
%ProgramFiles%\PC\PC Protection Center
RegistryKey
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser HelperObjects{E34BA58E-45C7-4391-A6E2-9C4F1E9EDE34}

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