Antivirus 2009 Description
Antivirus 2009, also known as Antivirus2009, is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses false spyware results to lure you to purchase its full version. Antivirus2009 is an updated version of Antivirus 2008. Other Antivirus 2009 aliases that have recently appeared on the Web are: XP Antivirus 2008, Vista Antivirus 2008, Ultimate Antivirus 2008 and System Antivirus 2008.
Antivirus 2009 is usually promoted via a ZLOB/MediaAccess Codec installer found on adult websites. Zlob has been the trojan of choice to infect users with pop ups disguised as system notifications that lead to websites with rogue anti-spyware programs. You can also install Antivirus 2009 manually on the rogue website antivirus-scanner.com.
Do not click on any link provided by Antivirus 2009. Once you click on the link provided, you’ll be redirected to Antivirus 2009′s website (antivirus2009.com) to download and purchase Antivirus 2009′s rogue anti-spyware program. Antivirus 2009 has the ability to recreate itself after reboot and its “System scan” messages may continue to pop up on your task manager. It is advised to run a scan with a reliable anti-spyware program to check for the presence of Antivirus 2009 on your computer.
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Visual & GUI Characteristics
File System Modifications
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- The following files were created in the system:
# File Name Detection Count 1 ieexplorer32.exe 555 2 ieexplorer32.exe-removed_skip 241 3 AV2009Install_77027901.exe 183 4 AntivirusPro2009.exe 176 5 _A00F10A209.exe 169 6 %ProgramFiles%\Power-Antivirus-2009 145 7 install__MHwzNHwwfHx8fHx8fHw_.exe 145 8 %ProgramFiles%\AV9 103 9 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Antivirus 2009 96 10 Uninstall Antivirus 2009.lnk 80
- The following cookies were detected:
- The following URL's were detected:
- The following messages's were detected:
# Message 1 Antivirus 2009 web scanner detected dangerous spyware on your system! 2 DANGER! Your private life and private details are threatened by potentially severe privacy violations!
Your PC keeps track of all the sites you visit, including the adult sites. As a rule, you don't even realize that there may be files on your PC that may infringe your privacy or compromise you.
A hi-tech criminal can easily get your credit card credentials! Without protection, you take risk of becoming a fraud victim every second you spend online.
Posted: June 24, 2008 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 10/10
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Detection Count: 340