Advanced Virus Remover System Warning

Advanced Virus Remover System Warning Description

"Advanced Virus Remover System" Warning is a fake message alert displayed by the rogue anti-spyware application Advanced Virus Remover. The message reads as follows:

"System warning!
Intercepting programs that may compromise your privacy and harm your system have been detected on your PC. It's highly recommended you scan your PC right now."

This fake warning message is used to frighten or intimidate the user into purchasing the malicious anti-virus program Advanced Virus Remover. Infections reported are typically fictitious or often grossly exaggerated.

Technical Information

File System Details

Advanced Virus Remover System Warning creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 PAVRM.exe N/A
2 c:\Program Files\AdvancedVirusRemover\AdvancedVirusRemover.exe N/A
3 c:\Program Files\AdvancedVirusRemover\Viruses.bdt N/A
4 %UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\AdvancedVirusRemover.lnk N/A
5 %UserProfile%\Desktop\AdvancedVirusRemover.lnk N/A
6 c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\AdvancedVirusRemover\AdvancedVirusRemover.lnk N/A
7 %UserProfile%\Desktop\Viruses.bdt N/A
8 c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\AdvancedVirusRemover N/A
9 %UserProfile%\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\s1jqw0bz.default\cookies.sqlite N/A

Registry Details

Advanced Virus Remover System Warning creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
RegistryKey
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\AVR
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\AdvancedVirusRemover
5222009A-DD62-49c7-A735-7BD18ECC7350
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\International\CpMRU