SmartFixer being installed through dubious methods?

SmartFixer being installed through dubious methods?

Our malware research team has observed SmartFixer, an apparent legitimate product, now being installed through dubious methods (trojans/exploits, all that kind of fun stuff).

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It’s a shame. One supposes that the company, in trying to increase its downloads, has made deals with distributors, perhaps not realizing that some of these distributors bring one “lots of downloads” through less-than-savory methods.