Description of XP Internet Security 2012 and consequences of its residing on your Pt’s
XP Internet Security 2012 is a misleading detector of imaginary threats. Since imagination has no speed limits, the deceptive program detects its viruses almost instantly, unlike real system security scanners which may need hours to complete thorough system scan.
The program has its own website. In spite of that there is not precise statistics available on its download methods frequency, it is a common IT experts’ opinion that most of the copies of the fake security tool are distributed through its website.
There is a clear purpose for the program introduction, which is to fool users into buying the counterfeit. However, the side-effects are more devastating and significant, because few users are eventually decide for purchasing the suspicious software, but all of them suffer of frequently shown popups by the malware, as well as observe, and suffer of, evident decrease of system and other software performance. In the other words, it is because of the misleading program many system features cannot be executed.
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Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: XP Internet Security 2012, Windows XP Internet Security 2012
- Version: 2012
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian Federation, EU
Signs of being infected with XP Internet Security 2012
The misleading program is installed misleadingly. In case it is installed via popup, it is possible to prevent its installation, if you know that the software offered as “free system security update” or “security tool recommended by Windows” is, in the actuality, a piece of malware advertised on misleading website that speaks on behalf of a computer system.
In some cases, there is a hijacker infection which is to be accused in that you are viewing such deceptive alerts. Hence you need to delete XP Internet Security 2012 related hijacker to get rid of unwanted and fraudulent advertisement.
Once its installation routines are over, nothing seems to be easier than the malware detection as it virtually sinks its user in its alerts. It starts without agreement of a user as relevant entry is added to System Registry to ensure the program self-launching. Therefore a user is forced to view its popups immediately on system launching, though the program is free to alter the time of its launching. Therefore, in a certain case it might happen that its popups are shown in a while after system loading.
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XP Internet Security 2012 automatical removal:
In spite of that there is not a single detection among those reported by the fake security tool that has taken place in reality, real viruses, of course, do exists, and, moreover, are very likely to be detected by free scanner available below under conventional name XP Internet Security 2012 Removal Tool.
Manual Removal of XP Internet Security 2012:
The fake security tool is quite advanced malware, but it does not, fortunately, damage computer systems in response to its extermination attempts. The remark is made in response to the opinion expressed on several security dedicated forums that the malware allegedly destroys computer system, if you try to delete it.
However, haste makes waste as rush users may destroy their computer systems with their own hands because of a mere mistyping, for the adware components and registry entries are intentionally designated with strings very similar to critical system files. In this sense, the adware does damage computer system in response to attempt of deleting its components manually.
Remove XP Internet Security 2012 files and dll’s:
Unregister XP Internet Security 2012 registry values:
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\BrowserEmulation “TLDUpdates” = ‘1’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1” %*’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\exefile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1” %*’
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1” %*’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe”‘
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe” -safe-mode’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”‘
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = ‘1’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = ‘1’