Description is a browser hijacker promoting the rogue anti-spyware application known as XP Deluxe Protector. Due to affiliated Trojans infiltrating the computer via security exploits and modifying the browser settings, web-surfing activities are redirected to the domain. Once here, the computer is subject to a fake online scan that reports fictitious and sometimes grossly exaggerated infection results in order to intimidate you into purchasing the fake spyware remover Deluxe Protector.

Technical Information

File System Details creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %UserProfile%\XP Deluxe Protector\xpdeluxe.exe N/A
2 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\XP Deluxe Protector.LNK N/A
3 %UserProfile%\Desktop\XP Deluxe Protector.LNK N/A

Registry Details creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\XP Deluxe Protector