Do any antivirus products use “canary files” to detect rootkits?

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Which antivirus programs use "canary files" with common strings in their filenames to detect:

1.) MyRootkit.vir is known to hide files which include the string ".vir" in their filename.
2.) Upon installation (or signature update) MyAV puts MyRootkitcanary.vir in C:Program FilesMyAVCanary Files
3.) During a scan, MyAV runs cmd -c dir "C:Program FilesMyAVCanary Files"
4.) If MyRootkitcanary.vir is not included in the system's response, MyAV alerts that the system may be infected with MyRootkit.vir.

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