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XP Guardian 2010

Posted: February 12, 2010

XP Guardian 2010 is a rogue anti-spyware program that may cause the system of the affected computer to slow down. XP Guardian 2010 communicates with a remote server to download and install more threats. Prior to this, a Trojan associated with XP Guardian 2010 will infect the computer. This infection will redirect the Internet browser to a website where a copy of XP Guardian 2010 will be downloaded and installed on the computer. XP Guardian 2010 will then start producing warning alerts and messages showing how the computer is populated with viruses. A prompt to remove these threats by having the full version of XP Guardian 2010 is followed. Do not fall for this trickery and have XP Guardian 2010 removed using a reliable malware remover.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]
    2 %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\av.exe
    3 %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\WRblt8464P

Registry Modifications

  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY..\..\..\..{Subkeys}HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Run 'Windows Gamma DisplayHKEY..\..\..\..{RegistryKeys}HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Class\ {4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002bE10318}\0012HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Class\ {4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002bE10318}\0013HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Class\ {4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002bE10318}\0014

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  • Robert Taylor says:

    XP Guardian 2010 has turned my computer into something that is unworkable and that happen the day I down loated there program which was today. (wide world soft is the name gave my credit card company. Can ylou help me get rid of it?

  • iamarmy says:

    Will try it and post report later.

  • sharon witt says:

    I fell for the Guardian XP and gave them my credit card # and $69.00 to purchase it. Now what can I do to protect my bank information and credit card information?

  • priscilla chalifoux says:

    What if I bought XP Guardian and have the Order # and the Serial number?