Description of Mega Antivirus 2012 and consequences of its residing on your PC
This is the first of fake system utilities detected in 2011 that dedicates itself to the year of 2012.
It looks unlike other counterfeited tools as its graphics are rather minimalistic and even poor. Yet, it is not a clone of any already circulated program.
So far there are sure evidences of the threat promotion with online fake security scanners. They pretend to find a great number of issues and persuade users to download and install a fix for detected problems. As a rule, the program name is only told once its installation is complete.
Other propagation methods are suspected but not yet detected in the wild.
Failure to get rid of Mega Antivirus 2012 leads to system performance decrease and permanent annoyance of its ads. Click here to remove Mega Antivirus 2012 in shortest terms.
Mega Antivirus 2012 Technical Details:
- Full name: Mega Antivirus 2012, MegaAntivirus 2012
- Version: 2012
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Mega Antivirus 2012:
While running the adware is displaying a number of warnings typically titled “Mega Antivirus 2012 Alert”. Those warnings notify of usually unnamed threats, e.g. saying “Mega Antivirus 2012 has detected some serious threats to your computer”.
In the meantime, the adware attempts to disable legitimate programs by means of disordering system registry entries. It also readily blocks Task Manager, where system security settings so provide, i.e. whenever it can succeed in applying its rules.
Uninstall Mega Antivirus 2012 already in 2011 launching free scanner available here as a beginning of its extermination.
Mega Antivirus 2012 automatical removal:
Automated way for the adware disposal provides overall system purification. The tool suggested as Mega Antivirus 2012 remover has in its disposal necessary tools to resist the adware aggression towards legit AV tools, which is very important when dealing with threats damaging and disabling useful software.
Manual Removal of Mega Antivirus 2012:
Since the adware processes are usually unavailable for manual termination, ensure the adware is idle during its removal setting Safe Mode for the duration of Mega Antivirus 2012 removal steps.
Remove Mega Antivirus 2012 files and dll’s:
Unregister Mega Antivirus 2012 registry values:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\Run Policies = “C:WINDOWSaddonsaddon.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run HKCU = “C:WINDOWSaddonsaddon.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run SystemStart = “C:WINDOWSaddonsma2012.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run addons = “C:WINDOWSaddonsaddon.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\Run Policies = “C:WINDOWSaddonsaddon.exe”