InternetSecurityMetrics.com

InternetSecurityMetrics.com Description

InternetSecurityMetrics.com is a browser hijacker promoting the rogue anti-spyware application called 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 InternetSecurityMetrics.com domain. Here the computer is subject to a fake online scan that reports fictitious or exaggerated infection results, all in order to intimidate the user into purchasing the fake spyware remover System Security 2009.

Technical Information

File System Details

InternetSecurityMetrics.com creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\00308937.exe N/A
2 %UserProfile%\Desktop\System Security 2009.lnk N/A
3 %\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\config.udb N/A
4 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\System Security\System Security 2009.lnk N/A
5 %\Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\00308937\pc00308937ins N/A
6 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\System Security\System Security 2009 Support.lnk N/A

Registry Details

InternetSecurityMetrics.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SystemSecurity2009
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "00308937"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\00308937