Description of Alfa Defender Pro and consequences of its residing on your PC’s
Alfa Defender Pro sometimes referred to as Alfa Defender Pro 2011, is another fake detector of computer infections. The simulation is made only on visual level, which means the objective is to cheat users and not security experts, both human beings and automates.
Visual simulation is performed professionally. Skins of the program are original, though design is doubled from existing security solutions.
Size of the program is obviously reduced to necessary minimum to facilitate its infiltration into computer systems.
Several worms have been caught at attempts to perform download and then installation of the security tool counterfeit. Those parasites are considered to be a part of the program as the adware incorporates its downloaders once their download task fulfilled.
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Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: Alfa Defender Pro, Alfa Defender Professional
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian Federation, Ukraine
Signs of being infected with Alfa Defender Pro
The very first sign of the adware invasion might be its website. The website is a movable page which can be found at several urls at once, for the hackers behind the scamware reasonably expect that, once those web-addresses become a matter of common knowledge, users will be warned on the risks arising when opening those urls.
In spite of engagement into the scam of worm droppers that download the adware without user’s participation, needless to mention any agreement, the websites are deemed to be the main source of the infection, which means that the majority of downloads are performed by users after visiting the adware’s onlone page.
There is a trojan type infection that captures browser, normally Internet Explorer, and redirects user’s web-navigation to the misleading page.
The trojan is considered as part of the malware. Therefore, if you follow this link to remove Alfa Defender Pro, the above trojan, if in place, will be deleted by default.
After installation activities of the adware are typical for programs of its type. It shows a host of popups, including fake scan screen, and numerous alerts that misleadingly notify on virus detections.
Alfa Defender Pro automatical removal:
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Manual Removal of Alfa Defender Pro:
Neglecting simple precaution in the course of the adware extermination may cost you disastrous system and legit software corruption, so please ensure you delete the files that exactly match with the path and name indicated below. Do not omit any entries, for all the components of Alfa Defender Pro are insecure.
Remove Alfa Defender Pro files and dll’s:
Unregister Alfa Defender Pro registry values:
HKU\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\BrowserEmulation “TLDUpdates” = ’1?
HKCU\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Application Data\[random].exe” -a “%1? %*’
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Application Data\[random].exee” -a “%Program Files%Internet Exploreriexplore.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = ’1?
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = ’1?