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BraveSentry
Rogue w32 bravesentry 1.jpg
TypeRogue
PlatformMicrosoft Windows
File TypeWin32 PE executable (.EXE)
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BraveSentry is a rogue anti-spyware application. BraveSentry may get inside the user's machine through its website and forced without EULA and their knowledge or consent. BraveSentry is said to be similar to SpySheriff.

Payloads

BraveSentry has the ability to hijack the user's web browser and generate fake security warnings that their computer is in danger. These deceptive tactics are designed to goad them into buying the full commercial version of BraveSentry.

Sources

http://www.wiki-security.com/wiki/Parasite/BraveSentry