Threat Database Adware Win32.Adware.RegDefense


By ZulaZuza in Adware

Win32.Adware.RegDefense is a hazardous adware application that slows PC performance and leads to loss of important data. When on a machine, Win32.Adware.RegDefense will show annoying pop-up ads for adult or other objectionable websites; this can make your computer completely useless once you visit the website which includes infected programming or code. Win32.Adware.RegDefense can block you from accessing a hard disk. Win32.Adware.RegDefense might be able to record and reset your account settings or change your default homepage to a different one, which sometimes cannot be changed back. Also, Win32.Adware.RegDefense can also add new desktop items or toolbars to the web browser without your knowledge. It is highly advised to rid your PC system of Win32.Adware.RegDefense.

File System Details

Win32.Adware.RegDefense may create the following file(s):
# File Name Detections
1. %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Start Menu\Buy.lnk
2. %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch

Registry Details

Win32.Adware.RegDefense may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments 'SaveZoneInformation' = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ Software\ Microsoft \Windows\ CurrentVersion
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce 'SelfdelNT'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings 'ProxyServer' = 'http='


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