Description of Antivirus 8 consequences of its residing on your PC

Blackmailing and dropping techniques are widely applied to make users enjoy notifications and nag screens produced by this software product. The former technique implies delivery of the message with the link that either directly downloads the adware when user activates it or infects the dropper. The latter method workflow is either the second option in the former, i.e. when intermediate trojan dropper is engaged to drop Antivirus 8 (Antivirus8), or the dropper is uploaded by users as a classic trojan under certain guise attractive for users.
Get rid of Antivirus 8 adware and related agent, where applicable, simply to clean out the waste. Moreover, the waste is hazardous and may harm legitimate content of your PC. It is a design of hackers to make the appearance of virus activities showing dummy names and providing proofs of the harm they do. The harm is done by the very adware, for dummy infections do not actually exist in the scanned by the adware computer. Click here  to remove Antivirus 8 and give your PC a proper clean.

Antivirus 8 Technical Details

  • Full name: Antivirus 8, Antivirus8, Antivirus-8, 8 Antivirus
  • Version: 2010
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware
  • Origin: Russian federation

Signs of being infected with Antivirus 8:

Antivirus 8 makes no essential difference from similar fake antivirus products. Just like hundreds of similar releases, it sets its nag screens and alerts to appear according to the given by hackers schedule. It may try to hamper other programs functioning and explain the error occurred stating it is the virus detected by Antivirus 8 to be blamed.
The real infection is  Antivirus 8 though. See what other parasites you have and remove Antivirus 8 following the free scan link.

Automatic Removal of Antivirus 8 from your PC:

It might happen that Antivirus 8 will, after all, save your PC. It is a paradox but many users literally rescued their computer systems thanks to this adware. They were just bored with its alerts and used free scanner to locate it. Then they were amazed to find dozens of extremely aggressive infections which would otherwise corrupt their systems to the collapse quite soon.
It is not to say that such cases prevail. Follow the link below to remove Antivirus 8 and detect true viruses, which are usually much more dangerous than counterfeits such as Antivirus 8.

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Manual Removal of Antivirus 8:

In order to uninstall Antivirus 8 you just need to remove it. Even if its entry is available at the Add/Remove Programs, experts strongly encourage simply deleting Antivirus 8 constituents in the order as given below and in Safe Mode to prevent self-launched software from interfering with the removal process.

Remove Antivirus 8 files and dll’s:

%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Antivirus8.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Uninstall.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\Antivirus8.lnk
%Program Files%\AV\Antivirus8.exe

Unregister Antivirus 8 registry values:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Antivirus8
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Antivirus8″
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Antivirus8

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