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Recently, one of our researchers found a prime example of to what lengths advertisement pushers are willing to go, just to get their sponsored messages across. After running an adware installer our researchers found in my Virtual Machine (VM), I noticed that it used the icon for a well-known legitimate application called Adblock Plus. This is the entry in the list of installed programs you can expect from the real Adblock Plus. And below is the one that the adware installer created: Note the deliberate misdating. This is done to avoid showing up as the last installed when the users sorts the entries by date. Source