Friday, May 25, 2012

Remove TR/Sirefef.AG.35 as an improved version of Win32:rootkit-gen malware

TR/Sirefef.AG.35 is another Sirefef malware. The family of parasites has originally included detections associated with fake antispyware. Currently, virtually any kind of computer parasite occur as variant of the popular malware strain.
The main trait for the malware genus has remained unchanged though. It is that the payload always includes some annoying advertisement delivery to the compromised PC. In the case of sm modification above, it collects info on user’s habits by retrieving logs from system registry, browser history. The info is conveyed to server controlled by hackers, which automatically decide what kind of data would correspond to user’s profile as established on the data provided by spying component of the rogue.
Win32:rootkit-gen is a threat of the same behavior and very similar scripts to the above malware. Removal of TR/Sirefef.AG.35 is available in a number of ways though, with each method having its unique name.
Free scanner available here is an alternate approach to the threat extermination – download and install it to remove TR/Sirefef.AG.35 and other parasites on your PC.

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