Additional Guard

Additional Guard Description

ScreenshotAdditional Guard is a rogue anti-spyware program. Additional Guard is known as a deceiving application from the FakeVimes family in the way that it is able to display misleading parasite threat notifications. In addition to the pop-up messages that Additional Guard fabricates, Additional Guard attempts to scan the system were Additional Guard is installed only to return fake parasite results. Additional Guard uses these extortion tactics to get you to ultimately purchase the full version of Additional Guard which is incapable of detecting or removing computer parasites. It is imperative that Additional Guard be removed the instant that Additional Guard is detected so that you may prevent further damage to your computer.

The huge family of Additional Guard includes other rogue security applications such as Virus Melt, Presto TuneUp, Fast Antivirus 2009, Extra Antivirus, Windows Security Suite, Smart Virus Eliminator, Packed.Generic.245, Volcano Security Suite, Windows Enterprise Suite, Enterprise Suite, PC Live Guard, Live PC Care, Live Enterprise Suite, Security Antivirus, My Security Wall, CleanUp Antivirus, Smart Security, Windows Protection Suite, Windows Work Catalyst.

Aliases: Packed.Generic.264 [Symantec], Medium Risk Malware, HeurEngine.MaliciousPacker, Artemis!0B98A7D49267 [McAfee+Artemis], Trojan.Fakealert.9232 [DrWeb], Trojan.Win32.FakeVimes [Ikarus], Trojan.FakeAv.ZP [BitDefender], Trojan.Win32.FakeVimes!IK [a-squared], Trojan.DL.FakeAler.AH, Adware.AdditionalGuard.R.2260992, Trojan.FakeAV!gen [Symantec], Trojan.Win32.Generic.51F3035B, High Risk Fraudulent Security Program, RogueAntiSpyware.WindowsSecuritySuite and Trojan.Dldr.FakeAler.JR [McAfee-GW-Edition].

Technical Information

Screenshots & Other Imagery

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Additional Guard Video

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File System Details

Additional Guard creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 WIfb96.exe 2,096,640 29900aac0ace4fbd8bfdad78b9846c23 4
2 WI7177.exe 2,260,992 9458cea660b8be5c987a4217db8f3713 0
3 xp_5067e[1].exe 2,095,616 350904386150d8c1adf817b0a48cf744 0
4 WIe8cf.exe 2,257,408 f6ca7cbe83a25c529feb14180b30cb01 0
5 WI4354.exe 2,081,792 1cf883c2c8ac19da43d157e4743cf8c3 0
6 WI98fe.exe 2,081,280 8ef51040acff98d01c201171e63a8264 0
7 WI9ef4.exe 1,937,408 48ce1d90dd96fa1123cfd9c96cccc35c 0
8 WIca35.exe 2,260,992 6b7f5042a0fc8848975da519899357f1 0
9 WIb95f.exe 1,910,784 87ad7e77cd3ea018b14f9e7d9930f899 0
10 WI3a76.exe 2,084,864 1ce5fceb8cec157a56c480f530992cc3 0
11 WI9c8d.exe 1,914,368 0b98a7d49267c0a3fbef21e364eb1351 0
12 WIe27e.exe 1,946,624 04d8cd880660277c34b25166a3b6cd7e 0

Registry Details

Additional Guard creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Directory
%AppData%\Additional Guard

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