Description of Antivirus Scan consequences of its residing on your PC
If innovative way of PC protection is to remain idle while viruses are corrupting computer system, then the program’s motto as seen in its nag screen can be justified. It reads as follows: “Innovative protection for your PC”.
Remove Antivirus Scan (AntivirusScan) as another self-proclaimed and self-selling virus scanner. On a closer look it appears to be just a heap of popups foisted on users in more or less intrusive fashion. Click here to initiate free system examination for viruses, trojans, fake system utilities and other types of infections and get rid of Antivirus Scan as one of the detections (or the only one).
Antivirus Scan Technical Details
- Full name: Antivirus Scan, AntivirusScan, Antivirus-Scan
- Version: 2011
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin:Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Antivirus Scan:
The adware has plenty of annoying tricks to force users into action. Its alerts normally appear with growing frequency rate so that the sooner you uninstall Antivirus Scan, the less annoying habits it will display.
Its behavior is also subject to the way of its introduction. If uploaded by user manually and rather deliberately, no matter that the decision to install such programs is taken under pressure, the adware is not in haste to introduce itself. Therefore many users look for the way to remove suspicious alert or are bewildered with popups of unknown origin or seemingly produced by the computer system. That is, the program keeps its identity undisclosed for a while in case of backdoor introduction.
Such alerts may be shown with blocking of web-browser windows or restrictions to other legitimate programs. They are usually titled System Alert or Critical Alert.
Nag screens of the adware provide a typical for antivirus menu and consist of several windows. They reflect progress of fake scan, if such expression is applicable, and fake scan results. In order to remove Antivirus Scan and other unwanted programs, click here to launch free scan.
Automatic Removal of Antivirus Scan from your PC:
The only restriction applicable to the adware is its removal, preferably together with other viruses. There is no way to uninstall it, as well as there is a no selective way to block only this adware without detriment to legitimate software products. Follow the link below in order to put an end to the trickery exterminating the adware and other cyber parasites detected.
Manual Removal of Antivirus Scan:
Manual method for Antivirus Scan adware disposal is based on step-by-step extermination of its files and registry values associated. Registry entries are to be removed to avoid further system errors and slow computer problem. Safe Mode is recommended while deleting the entries below.
Remove Antivirus Scan files and dll’s:
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Antivirus Scan
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Desktop\Antivirus Scan.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\Antivirus Scan
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Application Data\[random]\[random].exe
Unregister Antivirus Scan registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Antivirus Scan”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\PhishingFilter “Enabled” = “0″
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyOverride” = “”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyServer” = “http=127.0.0.1:33921″
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyEnable” = “1″