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Type: rogue

Alias: malwarecatcher 2009, malware catcher 2009

Company: Malware Catcher 2009

Description: MalwareCatcher2009 is a rogue anti-spyware. It may give exaggerated threat reports on the compromised computer then ask the user to purchase a registered version to remove those reported threats. MalwareCatcher2009 is also known as MalwareCatcher 2009.


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  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Local Settings\MalwareCatcher
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Start Menu\Programs\MalwareCatcher
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Local Settings\MalwareCatcher2009
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Start Menu\Programs\MalwareCatcher2009
  • C:\Program Files\MalwareCatcher
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Local Settings\Malware Catcher 2009
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Catcher 2009
  • C:\Program Files\MalwareCatcher2009
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Local Settings\SystemFeed
  • C:\Program Files\Malware Catcher 2009


  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Catcher 2009.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Start Menu\Malware Catcher 2009.lnk
  • %quicklaunchdir%\Malware Catcher 2009.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Desktop\Malware Catcher 2009.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\user-account-name\Local Settings\Malware Catcher 2009\Instructions.ini

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\\MCatcher.DocHostUIHandler
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\\MCatcher.DocHostUIHandler.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\classes\MCatcher.DocHostUIHandler
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\classes\MCatcher.DocHostUIHandler.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Malware Catcher 2009

Registry Values

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Malware Catcher 2009