Advanced Antivirus Description
Advanced Antivirus, also known as AdvancedAntivirus, is a rogue anti-virus program that displays a fake icon on your system tray stating that your computer is infected with spyware.Windows Antivirus 2008, Vista Antivirus 2008 and Ultimate Antivirus 2008.
Advanced Antivirus may try to download itself by using drive-by download methods. Advanced Antivirus will also launch on every Windows startup and may display excessive popup ads. Advanced Antivirus may be difficult to remove manually because it has the ability to recreate itself.
Trojan.FakeAV.BU.9 [SecureWeb-Gateway]Cloaked Malware [Prevx1]not-a-virus:FraudTool.Win32.AdvancedAntivirus.i [Kaspersky]SHeur.CRIL [AVG]TR/FakeAV.BU.9 [AntiVir]Adware.AdvancedAntivirus.R.20992.A [ViRobot]TROJ_FAKEAV.BMN [TrendMicro]Trojan Horse [Symantec]Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT [Sunbelt]Trojan.Win32.FakeVir.rq [Rising]
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Advanced Antivirus Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)
Is your PC infected with Advanced Antivirus? To safely & quickly detect Advanced Antivirus, we highly recommend you run the malware scanner listed below.
Download SpyHunter's* Malware Scanner to detect Advanced Antivirus What happens if Advanced Antivirus does not let you open SpyHunter or blocks the Internet?
Visual & GUI Characteristics
File System Modifications
Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
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Posted: June 21, 2008 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 10/10
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Detection Count: 23