Description of Antivirus Center and consequences of its residing on your PC
It is not quite correct to say that the program in question juggles with system scan results or distorts user’s comprehension of system security state, for any distortion or misrepresentation should be based on something real that is then represented in wrong light. Antivirus Center (AntivirusCenter) merely lies and does not misrepresent anything, for there is nothing to juggle with. Its so called system security state examination is just a string of animated images completely unrelated to actual threats, which are likely to be in abundance on a computer system equipped with a protection of such kind as the malware in question.
The adware is often delivered in state being proclaimed a tool chosen by the computer system itself as a critical utility necessary for its survival. This partially justifies frequent cases of unauthorized by user installation of the program. Of course, that is but another plain trick of the swindlers promoting the counterfeit.
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Antivirus Center Technical Details:
- Full name: Antivirus Center, AntivirusCenter, Antivirus-Center, AV Center
- Version: 2011
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian Federation
Signs of being infected with Antivirus Center
Sequence of popups produced by Antivirus Center is a random selection. It may start immediately to show its scan window or show it in a while putting into first place thereat specific alerts.
In rare cases s users experience any difficulty to identify the adware by name. However, such cases have been reported and proved as sometimes the adware runs according to the algorithm that conceals its identity for considerable time. In this case its popups are limited to those without any title or occurrence of the adware name in a title, neither the name is mentioned in the body of alerts.
In any case, both to detect and remove Antivirus Center you need to scan computer system first. Click here to start free scan and get rid of Antivirus Center scam after detecting and locating the threat.
Antivirus Center automatical removal:
It sounds odd, but, to remove one antivirus, which is a counterfeit, you rather need another antivirus, which is a genuine system security suite.
Manual Removal of Antivirus Center:
Manual Antivirus Center removal may be blocked, if the adware is running its processes. That is, if any of the below components is active, it cannot be deleted. To make sure all components of the adware are idle, please restart in Safe Mode while removing Antivirus Center manually.
Remove Antivirus Center files and dll’s:
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antivirus Center.lnk
Unregister Antivirus Center registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\List “C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe” = ‘C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe:*:Enabled:Antivirus Center’