Spyware-url.com Description

Spyware-url.com is a dangerous web site that was created by hackers to sell the rogue anti-spyware program Alpha Antivirus. Spyware-url.com uses misleading messages and fabricated system scan results to make computer user believe that they need to purchase Alpha Antivirus to remove the threats. Spyware-url.com may also redirect users to other malicious sources or phishing websites where personal information can be stolen from an unsuspecting computer user.

Technical Information

File System Details

Spyware-url.com creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 AlphaAntivirus.exe N/A
2 NetFilter.exe N/A
3 ndisapi.dll N/A
4 AlphaAV.exe N/A
5 msnaoladdon.dll N/A

Registry Details

Spyware-url.com 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
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Alpha Antivirus.lnk
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Alpha Antivirus”