PestTrap

PestTrap Description

Type: Malware

Pest Trap, which is a clone of SpySheriff, is a rogue anti-spyware application. Pest Trap deploys the use of fake pop-up ads and alerts to persuade the user into purchasing the full version rogue application. Pest Trap is an executable program that has the malicious ability to monitor record and transmit the user's online activity. Pest Trap is installed without the user's consent or permission. Pest Trap is a variant and similar to the rogue applications SpywareNo!, SpyDemolisher and Spyware-Stop. Pest Trap may slow the performance of the PC and even cause system crashes.

Technical Information

Registry Details

PestTrap creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Cookies
pesttrap
File name without path
pesttrap.lnk
Directory
%ProgramFiles%\PestTrap

More Details on PestTrap

The following cookies were found:
  • pesttrap

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