Gersoft.info is a browser hijacker promoting the distribution of the rogue anti-spyware application known as System Security 2009. Due to affiliated trojans infiltrating the computer via security exploits and modifying the browser settings, web-surfing activities are redirected to the Gersoft.info domain. Once here, the computer is subject to a fake online scan that displays fictitious and sometimes grossly exaggerated infection results, all in order to intimidate the user into purchasing and downloading the fake spyware remover System Security 2009.
File System Details
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|1.||%\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\00308937.exe|
|2.||%UserProfile%\Desktop\System Security 2009.lnk|
|3.||%\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\config.udb|
|4.||%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\System Security\System Security 2009.lnk|
|5.||%\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\pc00308937ins|
|6.||%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\System Security\System Security 2009 Support.lnk|