Description of AntivirusTrigger and consequences of its residing on your PC

AntivirusTrigger (Antivirus Trigger), as one would assume just because of its name, is a program that should protect a user from various viruses abounding in contemporary Internet or already installed at the computer. Instead of this, this program triggers process of trojans upload as this is essential part of AntivirusTrigger’s tactic aimed to milk money from the pockets of credulous users. According to the design of rascals, on the final stage of this hacker’s scheme, a user scared with alerts of misleading content and real system depreciation and other damage produced by above trojans, shall pay for registration of trialware installed at its computer to the purpose of restoring best system performance. Fortunately, majority of users do not trust AntivirusTrigger immediately and consult web-sources to get the reference, especially if the malware was installed with trojan or in other suspicious way. They may themselves conclude that they need to remove  AntivirusTrigger as it  is a true threat while threats discovered by it are either harmless files or trojans installed trial version of AntivirusTrigger and installed with it. Click here to conduct free scan in order to detect and get rid of AntivirusTrigger, including all related trojans and viruses. Do not postpone AntivirusTrigger removal as this threat is very prompt in destroying computer.

AntivirusTrigger Technical Details

  • Full name: AntivirusTrigger, Antivirus Trigger, Antivirus-Trigger,  AV Trigger
  • Version: 2.1, 2009
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware
  • Origin: Russian Federation

AntivirusTrigger Screenshot (click to enlarge):

Signs of being infected with AntivirusTrigger:

It is very hard to disregard AntivirusTrigger main pop-up, or so called program window of green and blue background, see the screenshot above. Sometimes this window is not displayed and AntivirusTrigger scan starts immediately.
There are cases when either AntivirusTrigger runs with error due to internal program disordering or Windows has too high security preferences that block the pop-up and scan. In such a case, a user suffers of repeating freezes and program / system files may be deleted from the computer.
Remove AntivirusTrigger, no matter whether it screens its pop-up and scan or not. Other sign indicating AntivirusTrigger presence that may be observed is alert popping up in the vicinity of system tray. It usually reads as follows.

System Alert!
Your system might be infected with malicious software that may impact the performance of your computer. Click the icon for a free scan to detect any active spyware applications.

Once you have seen any of the above, get rid of AntivirusTrigger at the earliest opportunity. In case of any doubts, in order to clarify whether infected or not and to remove AntivirusTrigger, click here .

Automatic Removal of AntivirusTrigger from your PC:

AntivirusTrigger is not the original product; there is a group of programs using similar if not same propagation schemes, sharing same skins, web-sites templates and having similar denominations, e.g. direct predecessor of VirusTrigger is AntivirusTrigger. It is thus likely that variety of relatives come in one pack with  AntivirusTrigger so that remove AntivirusTrigger, but including any related rogues to ensure absolute system safety in terms of security from malware, viruses, trojans and other types of suspicious programs. Use AntivirusTrigger removals to get rid of AntivirusTrigger in a way that satisfies the above described requirement.

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Manual Removal of AntivirusTrigger:

It is not obligatory condition to remove AntivirusTrigger automatically in case you click the link above, you may click that link just to scan computer for free in order to ensure there are no other malware and viruses to remove at your computer. If you insist such scan is unnecessary or after such scan, follow the instructions below precisely and attentively to remove  AntivirusTrigger manually.
We recommend for safety  AntivirusTrigger removal to reboot system before and after the AntivirusTrigger removal process.

Remove AntivirusTrigger files and dll’s

AntivirusTrigger 2.1.lnk
Antivirus Scan.url
Online Antispyware Test.url
Antivirus Scan.url
My Documents.url
My Music.url
My Pictures.url
My Video.url

Unregister AntivirusTrigger registry values:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\AvirTrsoft
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{3A267370-076E-4af4-B986-77626B8E89DF}
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “AvirTr”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions\{3B8FB116-D358-48A3-A5C7-DB84F15CBB04}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{096CBA44-4A4C-49f7-8903-1E75550ABCB7}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{51B15F5A-E98B-4658-B9CB-9307B74773A7}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{64466B8E-20A7-4A4A-AFF4-AAD9CA68B52C}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Browser Toolbar
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\IExplorer add-on
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Online Alert Manager
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Alert Popup
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “wblogon”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\VirusTriggerBin “(Default)”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\SharedTaskScheduler “{e0feeb92-908e-46d2-8a66-88c5295f2629}”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\explorer\run “QuickTime Task”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\explorer\run “VMware hptray”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\WebBrowser “ITBar7Layout”

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