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Updated info with fix here.

There is a new rogue Anti-Spyware application out there serving as a replacement for Spy Falcon and SpyAxe.

Quake

Spyware Quake is installed through the infamous VCodec trojan as well as various exploits.

WHOIS Information:

Domain Name: SPYWAREQUAKE.COM

Registrant:
SafeSurf LLC
Kevin Gerad (Whois Privacy and Spam Prevention by Whois Source)
U-12 Gamma Commercial Complex # 47 Rizal Highway cor. Manila
Olongapo City
null,98101
PH
Tel. +201.6753332

In addition to just a stealth install of Spyware Quake, an infected machine will exhibit other unwanted symptoms such as Internet Explorer browser hijacks, a stealth installed “Security Toolbar”, and pop-up advertising that is often adult in nature. Also commonly seen is pop-up advertising for WinFixer.

Adam Thomas
Spyware Research


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