PC-Scannerr.com Description

PC-Scannerr.com is a fabricated website that was created to promote rogue security software such as Advanced Virus Remover and Cyber Security. A user is not likely to encounter PC-Scannerr.com unless previously infected with a Trojan related to the malicious website. The presence of PC-Scannerr.com will launch the display of bogus system scan reports, virus alerts and irritating pop-ups.

Everything displayed by PC-Scannerr.com is there to scare victims into thinking their computers are seriously infected and the only solution is to purchase Advanced Virus Remover or Cyber Security. PC-Scannerr.com appears to be a My Computer GUI but is definitely not one. If you are frequently redirected to PC-Scannerr.com then you should get a reliable security tool to remove the Trojan responsible for this and any other malware on your PC.

Technical Information

File System Details

PC-Scannerr.com creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %WINDOWS%\system32\iehelpmod.dll N/A
2 %Program Files%\CS\tsc.exe N/A
3 %Program Files%\AdvancedVirusRemover\PAVRM.exe N/A
4 %UserProfile%\Desktop\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk N/A
5 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Computer Scan.lnk N/A
6 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Registration.lnk N/A
7 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Update.lnk N/A
8 %Program Files%\Common Files\CSUninstall N/A
9 %UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk N/A
10 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS N/A
11 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Help.lnk N/A
12 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Settings.lnk N/A
13 %UserProfile%\Desktop\Cyber Security.lnk N/A
14 %Program Files%\CS N/A
15 %Program Files%\AdvancedVirusRemover N/A
16 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk N/A
17 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Cyber Security.lnk N/A
18 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\CS\Security Center.lnk N/A
19 %AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\CS.lnk N/A
20 %Program Files%\Common Files\CSUninstall\Uninstall.lnk N/A

Registry Details

PC-Scannerr.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\International\CpMRU
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “CS”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{35A5B43B-CB8A-49CA-A9F4-D3B308D2E3CC}