Antvirushelpv1.com

Antvirushelpv1.com Description

Antvirushelpv1.com is a browser hijacker promoting the rogue anti-spyware application known as Personal Antivirus. Due to affiliated trojans infiltrating the computer through security exploits and modifying the browser settings, web-surfing activities are redirected to the Antvirushelpv1.com domain. Here the computer is subject to a fake online scan, which displays falsified and exaggerated infection reports in order to scare the user into purchasing the fake spyware remover, Personal Antivirus.

Technical Information

Registry Details

Antvirushelpv1.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
RegistryKey
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\ITGrdEngine
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_ITGRDENGINE
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Personal Antivirus"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Personal Antivirus_is1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer "PrS"

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