Antivirus 360 DescriptionType: Rogue AntiSpyware Programs
Antivirus 360 or Antivirus360, is a rogue anti-spyware program known to use the same plugin exploit techniques as Antivirus 2009 (AV 2009). Antivirus 360 may be installed in the user's computer system through Trojans popularly transmitted in email attachments, shareware/crack websites, video codecs. Once the Trojan is installed, the user may receive an alert prompting to install Antivirus 360. Antivirus 360 may urge users to run a free system scan from Antivirus-Pro-Scanner.com and then offer them to purchase Antivirus 360's full version to remove spyware infections. Once the user is redirected to Antivirus-Pro-Scanner.com he/she may be in danger of being infected by other threats.
Antivirus 360 may also contact multiple websites to pull down a number of malware files. Antivirus 360 may cause system damages, collapses, and steal user's private information. The latest version of Antivirus360 will install and execute Adware.RekloPay. An offer is also made for the user to install adware onto his/her computer in exchange for a free copy of Antivirus360. It is recommended to update any third party plugins (like QuickTime Player or Adobe Plugins) to avoid being tricked into downloading Antivirus 360.
Antivirus 360 belongs to the FakeXPA and has, among its many clones, AntivirusBEST, Nortel Antivirus, Alpha Antivirus, Anti-virus Professional, Antivirus 2010, Cyber Security, MaCatte Antivirus 2009, Eco Antivirus, Antivir, Personal Security, Ghost Antivirus, Antivirus 7, Antivirus GT, Earth Antivirus, Antivirus 8, AVG Antivirus 2011, E-Set Antivirus 2011, XP Antivirus 2013.
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More Details on Antivirus 360
- PUP.Secur360 Driver Updater
- PUP.PC Guard 360
- 'Microsoft 360 Security Warning' Pop-Ups
This article is provided "as is" and to be used for educational information purposes only. By following any instructions on this article, you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. We make no guarantees that this article will help you completely remove the malware threats on your computer. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.