Threat Database Rogue Websites is a browser hijacker promoting the rogue anti-spyware application called Antivirus Plus (alternatively known as Antivirus+). Due to affiliated trojans infiltrating the computer via security exploits and modifying the browser settings, web-surfing activities are redirected to the domain. Here the computer is subject to a fake online scan that usually reports fictitious and grossly exaggerated infection results in order to intimidate the user into purchasing the fake spyware remover Antivirus Plus.

File System Details may create the following file(s):
# File Name Detections
1. %System%\internetexplorer.dll
2. %System%\avphl.dll
3. %Program Files%\Antivirus Plus\Antivirusplus.exe
4. Uninstall Antivirus.lnk
5. Antivirus Plus.lnk

Registry Details may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "AntivirusPlus"


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