Antivirus 7

Antivirus 7 Description

ScreenshotAntivirus 7 is a rogue anti-virus program that reports false threats and displays fake security alerts on your PC. Antivirus 7 does this to convince you that your computer is infected with malware. This fake program is promoted and installed through the use of Trojans and often comes bundled with other malicious software. Antivirus 7 is part of a blatant scam used to con you into paying for removal of infections which don't exist. Remove Antivirus 7 and all associated threats using an updated anti-virus program.

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Aliases


Generic18.EXG [AVG]a variant of Win32/Kryptik.EUW [NOD32]Trojan.Generic.4153940Generic18.MII [AVG]Artemis!6BD35D1EF6BE [McAfee-GW-Edition]Generic18.HIY [AVG]BScope.Trojan.MTA.0157Trojan/Win32.Katusha [AhnLab-V3]Win32/AntiVirus7.A [eTrust-Vet]Artemis!3DE0D2B0244A [McAfee-GW-Edition]Trojan.Generic.4133137Generic18.PTB [AVG]Artemis!67CAD7FCE63D [McAfee-GW-Edition]TR/PCK.Katusha.N.393 [AntiVir]FakeAlert-OK [McAfee]
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Technical Details

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.

The following files were created in the system:



UpdateExplorer.dll File name: UpdateExplorer.dll
Size: 332.28 KB (332288 bytes)
MD5: 989b77beb22a0085e3b11be6c3aa4c08
Detection count: 21
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: March 15, 2010
antivirus7.exe File name: antivirus7.exe
Size: 1.31 MB (1313280 bytes)
MD5: 449702795646ad4b7235e963fbb70681
Detection count: 20
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: March 15, 2010
bin_2004_b7.exe File name: bin_2004_b7.exe
Size: 216.57 KB (216576 bytes)
MD5: 2c452d40255eaf2b26cefc8698715952
Detection count: 4
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: June 22, 2010

More files

Registry Modifications


The following newly produced Registry Values are:

Directory%AllUsersProfile%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\AV7.0%ProgramFiles%\AV7.0Regexp file mask%ProgramFiles%\AV7\antivirus7.exeFile name without pathAntivirus7.lnk

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Posted: March 10, 2010
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs 4,759

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