Homeantivirus2010.com Description

Homeantivirus2010.com is a browser hijacker promoting the distribution of the rogue anti-spyware application known as Home Antivirus 2010. Due to affiliated trojans infiltrating the computer via security exploits and modifying the browser settings, web-surfing activities are redirected to the Homeantivirus2010.com domain. Once here, the computer is subject to a fake online scan that displays fictitious and sometimes grossly exaggerated infection results, all in order to intimidate the user into purchasing and downloading the fake spyware remover Home Antivirus 2010.

Technical Information

File System Details

Homeantivirus2010.com creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %WINDOWS%\system32\cepapyx.com N/A
2 %Program Files%\Common Files\vivifabyx.dll N/A
3 %Program Files%\HomeAntivirus2010\htmlayout.dll N/A
4 %Program Files%\Common Files\ywukynota.com N/A
5 %Program Files%\HomeAntivirus2010\HomeAntivirus2010.exe N/A
6 %WINDOWS%\syromeni.bat N/A
7 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\ciqudehyri.dll N/A
8 %WINDOWS%\system32\_scui.cpl N/A
9 %Program Files%\HomeAntivirus2010 N/A

Registry Details

Homeantivirus2010.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\don't load\wscui.cpl
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\don't load\scui.cpl
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Home Antivirus 2010