Threat Database Rogue Websites

By JubileeX in Rogue Websites is a malicious domain that is inserted into a victim's Hosts file by sneaky Trojans. Once this is done a victim will be redirected to each time he/she attempts to browse the internet. is a fake warning page which claims that a victim's web page request has been canceled due to the fact that the site was reported as a malicious request. Then the victim will be given the option to click on "Fix Now" which will redirect the victim to the payment page for the rogue security tool called Antivirus 8. Do not trust and don't waste your money on the useless Antivirus 8.

File System Details may create the following file(s):
# File Name Detections
1. %Program Files%\AV\Antivirus8.exe
2. %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\Antivirus8.lnk
3. %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Uninstall.lnk
4. %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Antivirus8.lnk
5. %Program Files%\AV

Registry Details may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Antivirus8?


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