AV-Special.com

AV-Special.com Description

AV-Special.com aka av-special.net is an illegitimate website that advertises rogue security software such as Antispyware Soft. AV-Special.com is inserted into victims' browsers without their knowledge or permission. Users are usually redirected to AV-Special.com unintentionally. Do not trust anything on AV-Special.com.

Technical Information

File System Details

AV-Special.com creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\{random}tssd.exe N/A

Registry Details

AV-Special.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "ProxyServer" = "http=127.0.0.1:5555"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "{random}"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "ProxyEnable" = "1"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "ProxyOverride" = "
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments "SaveZoneInformation" = "1"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download "CheckExeSignatures" = "no"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download "RunInvalidSignatures" = "1"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations "LowRiskFileTypes" = ".exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "{random}"