Description of XPAntiVirus and consequences of its residing on your PC

XpAntivirus is well-known among programmers example when venerable brand is used to denominate low-quality and malicious product. In  some combinations of Windows settings and versions, especially in XP versions with high security preferences, a user very often receives exaggerated and fake alerts saying that the PC is in great danger and need immediately to be cheeked for spyware infection. XP Antivirus Protection is very expensive tool but with miserable features which can only extremely increase user?s security requirements, giving no real protection from rapidly developing viruses in the dangerous network. It claims its performance enable to protect your PC from all old and new released spyware and malware, but their recently found threats list includes only spyware which have been released at least few years ago.
Installation of this rogue anti-spyware on your PC will lead, in the best case, only to unreasonable increase of security requirements though this will not protect your PC from any new or really dangerous spyware. Moreover, as you visited main site of XpAnitivirus or related to it web-pages, it is very likely that soon you may suffer of alerts emerging exactly when you entered but have not yet saved new data, what is not just very annoying, but may cause serious problems in performing of your working operations. Programmers? researches and tests have shown that supporting program is attached to core program files of XpAnitivirus. This supporting program is responsible for detection of user?s behavior and interruption of applications. In general, it collects data describing the frequency of applications launching, time of their use and quantity of information exchanged in these applications. From this it is easy to make an assumption that the most annoying and adverse effect is reached if the most requested application is closing in very important moment, usually right before data saving.

XPAntiVirus Technical Details

  • Full name: XpAnitivirus Protection 2007
  • Version: 2007, 2008
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware, malware
  • Origin: Russian Federation \ www.XpAnitivirus.com
  • Related threats: not found

XPAntiVirus Screenshots (click to enlarge):

Signs of being infected with XPAntiVirus

Since XpAnitivirus may penetrate your PC from different sources, and its basic promotional programs may be installed on your PC without your permission and notification, it is very important to detect it before it starts to harm you. This may prevent your PC from lots of defects caused by the described above supporting program. When you have a feeling that application?s run has been interrupted in the worst possible moment, this does not mean another evidence for Murphy?s theories))). If you do sure that at least once any application has been closed after error and in the moment when you needed it more then usual, it is highly recommended to Download Spyware Removal Tool and start up Free Scan of Your PC. It is reasonable to download at once another remedy that undoubtedly improves features of your PC, especially if some malicious software resided in it. Download Registry Cleaner, which will erase unnecessary info from your PC Registry. To get more inform about Registry Cleaner, click here.

Automatic Removal of XPAntiVirus from your PC

Automatic Removal of XpAnitivirus is highly recommended as some files of this rogue spyware are generated after installation, and may be accidentally omitted even in case of correct performing of manual removal. In addition, XP Antivirus contaminates and enlarge PC Registry, therefore it is better to use Automatic Removal Tool in combination with Registry Cleaner. Unless there are no viruses or rogue software on your PC, cleaning of the Registry is very effective, and contaminated Registry is very often a sole reason of slow computer problem. You may start up free scan of your PC for viruses and launch free scan of your PC Registry by clicking the links below.

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Manual Removal of XPAntiVirus:

If you follow the instructions below without mistakes, you will remove XpAnitivirusProtection from infected PC. However, we bear no liability for effects of such actions, because users may often perform removal with mistakes leading to undesirable consequences, and on in some cases some harmful files may be found only after professional scan.

Remove XPAntiVirus files and dll?s

XP Antivirus 2008.lnk
XPAntivirus.url
XPAntivirus on the Web.lnk
Uninstall XPAntivirus.lnk
XP antivirus
XPAntivirus.lnk
wininet.dll
shlwapi.dll
XPAntivirusUpdate.exe
XPAntivirus.exe

Unregister XPAntiVirus registry values:

HKEY_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\?XP antivirus? = ?C:\Program Files\XPAntivirus\XPAntivirus.exe?
HKEY_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\?XPAntivirus? = ?C:\Program Files\XPAntivirus\XPAntivirus.exe?
HKEY_USERS\Software\XP antivirus
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\XP antivirus_is1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\XPAntivirusFilter

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