[korea] 2007-01-17 [Foreign] 0000-00-00
2007-01-17.01 [Able to detect & repair]
[Summary] [Adware.Seekmobar.To] installs Toolbar without user agreement. Installed Toolbar makes user to jump to certain site for advertisement.

[Detailed Information] *Related URL* [Adware.Seekmobar.To] accesses to below URLs: 1. http://** 2. http://***** *File* [Adware.Seekmobar.To] creates files like below: - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo\seekmo.exe - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo\seekmoau.dat - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo\seekmohook.dll - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo\seekmo_gdf.dat - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo\seekmo_kyf.dat - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo Programs\Seekmo Toolbar\SeekmoTB.dll - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo Programs\Seekmo Toolbar\SeekmoTBUninstaller.exe - (Root Folder)\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start\Programs\Seekmo Search Assistant\Seekmo Customer Support.url - (Root Folder)\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start\Programs\Seekmo Search Assistant\ - (Root Folder)\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start\Programs\Seekmo Search Assistant\Uninstall Seekmo Instructions.lnk *Registry* [Adware.Seekmobar.To] creates registries like below: - HKCR\CLSID\{53E0B6E8-A51D-448B-B692-40B67B285543} - HKCR\Interface\{031CBF6A-C70E-4177-A0D4-C5268EE311FB} - HKCR\Interface\{AA06DE54-7B8A-4366-9209-D1FA2FD5E680} - HKCR\Interface\{BDDDF1A5-51A9-4F51-B38D-4CD0AD831B31} - HKCR\TypeLib\{B3A2ECDA-1487-4E7B-815E-D91E43AC79DC} - HKCR\seekmohook.SABHO - HKCR\seekmohook.SABHO.1 - HKCR\SeekmoToolbar.SeekmoToolband - HKCR\SeekmoToolbar.SeekmoToolband.1 - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\seekmo - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Seekmo Toolbar - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{0AC49246-419B-4EE0-8917-8818DAAD6A4E} - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{99410CDE-6F16-42ce-9D49-3807F78F0287} - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{F31A5D11-BF0B-4A4E-90AF-274F2090AAA6} - HKLM\SOFTWARE\seekmo - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\SeekmoTB.DLL - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\{21B8997E-251A-412C-A805-B0A4F791B03E} - HKCU\Software\seekmo - HKCU\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\seekmo *Folder* [Adware.Seekmobar.To] creates folders like below: - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo Programs\Seekmo Toolbar - (Programs Folder)\Seekmo Programs - (Root Folder)\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start\Programs\Seekmo Search Assistant *Notation* - "(System Folder)" could be different by OS and generally this is "C:\Windows\System (Windows 95/98/Me), C:\Winnt\System32 (Windows NT/2000), C:\Windows\System32 (Windows XP)". - "(Windows Folder)" could be different by OS and generally this is "C:\Windows (Windows 95/98/Me/XP), C:\Winnt (Windows NT/2000)". - "(Desktop Folder)" could be different by OS and generally this is "C:\Documents and Settings\(User Account)\Desktop".
[How to repair] 1. If you are WinXP/ME users, please be inactivate System Recovery Function. The reason why being inactivate of the system recovery is to clean the virus completely. You can refer to MS technical documents(Q263455) for more details. 2. Update the engine module for the latest one. To repair this virus, you need to update the engine for the latest one. a. ViRobot products users -Download the latest engine files via our website ( b. Non-ViRobot products users - Use the LiveCall (Free Scan) via the website ( - Use the trial version of ViRobot products (30days only) 3. How to scan the virus. a. Run your ViRobot, and choose all files in scan option. - ViRobot Desktop 5.x : [Tools] -> [Configuration] -> [Spyware/Adware Scan] : Check all files - LiveCall (Free Scan) : [Advanced Scan] : Check b. Repair all viruses detected. c. If [Auto-repair after rebooting] message shows up, please try to re-scan after rebooting the PC.