Description of XP Security 2012 and consequences of its residing on your Pt’s
XP Security 2012 developers have stolen both names and templates of alerts and scan windows from other system security suites. Unlike the above program, the products which components were used evidently without agreement of their owners to create the foxy software were fair computer system utilities, though their conformity to recent computer challenges has not been a matter for consideration.
This odd fusion of elements constitutes a self-sufficient and self-serving system of duping users. The procedure of the duping is quite irritating, if you know that the threats reported are reported just to play a trick. However, there is a minority of users that takes the threats reported seriously and thus considers the offer of the badware to delete them.
Whether you represent the above minority or the majority of users aware of the program deceptiveness, do not hesitate clicking here to apply free StopZilla! scanner for quick but exhaustive removal of XP Security 2012, as well as to dispose of the threats actually detected by genuine free scanner.
Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: XP Security 2012, Windows XP Security 2012
- Version: 2012
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian Federation, EU
Signs of being infected with XP Security 2012
Residual part of the adware remains unless you get rid of XP Security 2012 completely. That is, there are plenty of guides promising to explain ultimate way for the rogue extermination. Alas, few of them do take into account that the adware consists of several advertisers, where each advertiser is capable of acting independently so that it is crucial to leave no part of the rogue intact.
The above preliminary is made to emphasize that, in general, the adware, while it contains all of its components, is easy to recognize program. However, once it has been blocked or partially destroyed, it might run on the background but still pose considerable damage.
If your PC has ever been equipped with the counterfeit and then it has gone but there is no confidence in the method of its extermination, and especially if you are observing casual strange popups, the infection is likely to remain partially installed.
To remove XP Security 2012, no matter whether fully or partially, click here to run free scan and ensure it is totally destroyed.
XP Security 2012 automatical removal:
That depends on system regulation, but, as a rule, a reboot is requested by computer system to complete installation of XP Security 2012 remover. If required so, please do not postpone the reboot to prevent any interference of viruses, including possible aggression of the adware.
Manual Removal of XP Security 2012:
Subject to user’s skill, the extermination of adware takes from several minutes to several hours. It is strongly recommended, even for experienced users, to be not in haste and ensure every component of the adware is deleted and that that is not but a harmless entry bearing similar name.
Remove XP Security 2012 files and dll’s:
Unregister XP 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’