Trojan.RogueAV.a.gen is involved in the distributions of fake anti-spyware programs. Trojan.RogueAV.a.gen is able to enter a computer system through the exploitation of software or browser vulnerabilities. On entering a system, Trojan.RogueAV.a.gen will display deceptive pop-up advertisements and false reports of a severe case of malware infection. Thus compelling a victim to purchase the promoted rogue security software. Trojan.RogueAV.a.gen may also create a registry entry to ensure that it is executed with every system start-up.