XP Defender 2010

XP Defender 2010 Description

XP Defender 2010 is a rogue antivirus program designed to steal money from unwary computer users. XPDefender2010 performs system scans and then displays erroneous results before bombarding the computer with popups or alert messages that state the PC is infected with a parasites. XP Defender 2010 scares computer users into purchasing the full licensed version of XPDefender2010. Remove XP Defender 2010 using a reliable antivirus program.

Technical Information

Registry Details

XP Defender 2010 creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
RegistryKey
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\runas
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\start\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\runas
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\start\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe | @ = "secfile"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\command | IsolatedCommand = "%1" %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\DefaultIcon
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\start
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\DefaultIcon
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\start
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command | IsolatedCommand = "%1" %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\command | @ = "%AppData%\ave.exe" /START "%1" %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\runas\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\runas\command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command | @ = "%AppData%\ave.exe" /START "%1" %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe | Content Type = "application/x-msdownload"

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