AVG Antivirus 2011 Description
AVG Antivirus 2011 is a fake anti-virus from the same malicious family as Antivirus 8 and Antivir. Hackers have intentionally given the fake AVG Antivirus 2011 application a name almost identical to the legitimate AVG Anti-Virus applications. Computer users must know that the rogue anti-spyware program named AVG Antivirus 2011 is no way related to or associated with the legitimate AVG antivirus software for Windows. AVG Antivirus 2011 will launch a fake online system scan which is set to report the detection of dangerous malware. AVG Antivirus 2011 will also display security alerts and pop-up warnings in order to scare a user into believing that the system is infected.
Once a user is convince of the malware infections, AVG Antivirus 2011 will prompt the user to purchase its full version in order to remove the purportedly detected threats. AVG Antivirus 2011 is not to be trusted and all of the security notifications it displays are fabricated.
AVG Antivirus 2011 may also modify the Windows registry, change the browsers settings and block a victim's access to other security websites or applications. The manual removal of AVG Antivirus 2011 could prove difficult therefore it is recommended that you use an effective rogueware removal tool to rid your PC of AVG Antivirus 2011.
AVG Antivirus 2011 belongs to the FakeXPA family and has, among its numerous clones Alpha Antivirus, Anti-virus Professional, Antivir, Antivirus 2009, Antivirus 2010, Antivirus 360, Antivirus 7, Antivirus 8, Antivirus GT, AntivirusBEST, Cyber Security, E-Set Antivirus 2011, Earth Antivirus, Eco Antivirus, Ghost Antivirus, MaCatte Antivirus 2009, Nortel Antivirus, Personal Security, Personal Security Pro, XP Antivirus 2012, XP Antivirus 2013.
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Security Doesn't Let You Download SpyHunter or Access the Internet?Solutions: Your computer may have malware hiding in memory that prevents any program, including SpyHunter, from executing on your computer. Follow to download SpyHunter and gain access to the Internet:
- Use an alternative browser. Malware may disable your browser. If you're using IE, for example, and having problems downloading SpyHunter, you should open Firefox, Chrome or Safari browser instead.
- Use a removable media. Download SpyHunter on another clean computer, burn it to a USB flash drive, DVD/CD, or any preferred removable media, then install it on your infected computer and run SpyHunter's malware scanner.
- Start Windows in Safe Mode. If you can not access your Window's desktop, reboot your computer in "Safe Mode with Networking" and install SpyHunter in Safe Mode.
- 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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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 PC. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.