Description is a dangerous web site created with the intention to spread fake security programs such as the Alpha Antivirus rogue anti-spyware application. can hijack a computer user's web browser and send them to other malicious websites without their permission. Furthermore, is able display erroneous warning notifications all in an effort to get computer users to download, install and purchase a rogue security application such as Alpha Antivirus.

Technical Information

File System Details creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 AlphaAntivirus.exe N/A
2 %Program Files%\Alpha Antivirus N/A
3 Uninstall Alpha Antivirus.lnk N/A
4 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\Alpha Antivirus N/A
5 Alpha Antivirus.lnk N/A
6 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Alpha Antivirus N/A

Registry Details creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Alpha Antivirus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Alpha Antivirus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Alpha Antivirus"