Antivirus 2010

Antivirus 2010 Description

Antivirus 2010 is a rogue anti-spyware program. Antivirus 2010 uses tactics to extort money from gullible computer users. Antivirus 2010 is an application that can be automatically installed through a Trojan horse infection all without the computer user's interaction or permission.

Antivirus 2010 is able to perused computer users into purchasing a full version of Antivirus 2010 through fake pop-up messages and system scans populated with erroneous results. Removal and detection of Antivirus 2010 is usually difficult to perform manually.

Antivirus 2010 is similar to other fake security applications from the FakeXPA family, such as E-Set Antivirus 2011, XP Antivirus 2013, Antivirus 7, Antivirus 360, Eco Antivirus, Nortel Antivirus, Earth Antivirus, AntivirusBEST, Antivirus 2009, Personal Security, MaCatte Antivirus 2009, XP Antivirus 2012, Alpha Antivirus, Antivirus GT, Cyber Security, AVG Antivirus 2011, Ghost Antivirus, Antivirus 8, Personal Security Pro, Antivir, Anti-Virus Professional.

Aliases: Troj/FakeAv-IT [Sophos], Malicious Software [Prevx1], Trojan.FakeXPA.A.219 [McAfee-GW-Edition], Trojan:Win32/FakeXPA [Microsoft], a variant of Win32/Adware.AntiVirus1 [NOD32], Generic Trojan [Panda], Trojan.Win32.FakeAV.gj [Rising], Mal/Generic-A [Sophos], Trojan.1 [Sunbelt], Adware.Gen [Symantec], Generic FakeAlert.b [McAfee], Trojan.Win32.Malware.1 [K7AntiVirus], Trojan.Win32.FakeXPA [Ikarus], Win-Trojan/Xema.variant [AhnLab-V3] and TR/FakeXPA.A.219 [AntiVir].

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  • IE Users: Disable proxy server for Internet Explorer to browse the web with Internet Explorer or update your anti-spyware program. Malware modifies your Windows settings to use a proxy server to prevent you from browsing the web with IE.

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File System Details

Antivirus 2010 creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 QW2010i.exe 66,560 da2a119d2e23e4f728dfc75a885b03e3 76
2 %ProgramFiles%\AV2010 75
3 AV2010.exe 899,072 80e023cc2852663832349268b0d18d5f 61
4 %AllUsersProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\AV2010 56
5 IEDefender.dll 93,184 e244afd82e1778a6e4030ca5d6329c6d 53
6 AV2010[2].exe 1,009,152 50
7 svchost.exe 276,480 f529fb497387a7d500656745d21969c1 34
8 AV2010[2].exe 1,009,152 e327ba752e50547f8218773d023ce788 21
9 AV2010Installer[1].exe 77,848 20
10 QW2010.exe 14,821,376 1d8c25ca713be228d36e667623aa8d13 10
11 AV2010.exe 1,016,832 5
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Registry Details

Antivirus 2010 creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\..{RunKeys}
Windows Gamma Display
The following CLSID's were found:
HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path}
{705FD64B-2B7B-4856-9337-44CA1DA86849}
{7BC7565C-5062-43CE-8797-DC2C271140A9}
{FC8A493F-D236-4653-9A03-2BF4FD94F643}

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  • Tiger:

    I have been charged 78.52 for sohitmeng that I don’t have installed on my computer. My billing statement has a partial number on it and need someone to help me find out whats going on with this. My statement reads as follows: PWRANTIVIRUS # 18002207 RIGA GA what is this and help direct me in the right direction. Thanks

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