Rogue software details: VirusOut

VirusOut is a rogue security application. In order to remove it, find out what folders and registry entries to look for below.

Known system changes:

Folders
c:\ProgramFiles\virusout
c:\CommonPrograms\virusout

Registry entries
Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\VirusOut
Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\
CurrentVersion\App Paths\VirusOutUp.exe
Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\
CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VirusOut
Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\
CurrentVersion\Run
Value: VirusOut
Data: C:\Program Files\VirusOut\VirusOutLaunch.exe

Source: Lavasoft Malware Lab’s Rogue Gallery.




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