AntivirusVista

AntivirusVista Description

AntivirusVista is a rogue anti-virus program designed to pilfer money from unwary computer users. AntivirusVista is usually accompanied by a malicious Trojan which enters the system and then creates a backdoor for AntivirusVista to sneak in. Once active, AntivirusVista will produce a fake system scan with bogus results that claim the system has been infected with malware.

AntivirusVista is a member of the family and among its clones are

The computer user will then be urged to purchase a licensed version of AntivirusVista to rid the PC of the alleged malware. Do not fall for this blatant scam, AntivirusVista wants your money in exchange for a defunct program. Use an effective malware remover to terminate AntivirusVista and all threats associated with it.

Aliases: Suspicious.Insight [Symantec], TROJ_FAKEAL.SMDO [TrendMicro], VirTool:Win32/Obfuscator.HG [Microsoft], TrojWare.Win32.Trojan.Agent.Gen [Comodo], SHeur2.CJDI [AVG], TROJ_FAKEAV.FNC [TrendMicro], Mal/EncPk-HJ [Sophos], Packer.Win32.Agent.GEN, High Risk Fraudulent Security Program, a variant of Win32/Kryptik.CBX [NOD32], SHeur2.CIYR [AVG], Win32:Rootkit-gen [Avast], Trojan/Kryptik.bzy, Mal/FakeAV-BT [Sophos] and Packer.Win32.Agent.bk.

Technical Information

File System Details

AntivirusVista creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5
1 av.exe 177,152 bdcb64ce2769626681a2aaa90697e0a1
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