XP Antispyware 2012 Description
Tweet XP Antispyware 2012 is a rogue antivirus application that reports false system security threats and displays fake security alerts to convince you that your computer is infected. The program is promoted through the use of Trojans and other malicious software. Once installed, Vista Antivirus will perform fake system scan and report false or exaggerated system security threats on your PC. Then you will be prompted to pay for a full license of the application in order to remove those threats. However, we strongly recommend you not to do so. Instead, uninstall XP Antispyware 2012 from your computer upon detection..
While running, XP Antispyware 2012 flood your computer with very annoying and of course fake security alerts. The rogue impersonates Windows Security Center and stated that your PC is not protected and that you should purchase XP Antispyware 2012 in order to ensure full system protection. No matter what you click in those fake security alerts, you will be automatically redirected to the pay page of XP Antispyware 2012. Do no purchase it! It’s nothing more but a scam. Instead, please use the removal guide below to remove this infection from your computer manually for free. Also be sure to scan your PC with a reputable and reliable anti-spyware application like kingsoft pc doctor to make sure that there are no other infections left on your computer. Also, you can use this code 3425-814615-3990 to register the rogue program. Once activated, it won’t block web browsers and anti-spyware software..
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XP Antispyware 2012 Technical Report
As new Win 7 Security 2012 details are reported by our customers and findings from our Threat Research Center, we will update this section.
Fake message for XP Antispyware 2012:
The following fake error message(s) appears for XP Antispyware 2012:
Critical System Warning! Your system is probably infected with a version of Trojan-Spy.HTML.Visafraud.a. This may result in website access passwords being stolen from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Outlook etc. Click Yes to scan and remove threats. (recommended)
Security Essentials Ultimate Pack software detects programs that may compromise your privacy and harm your systems. It is highly recommended you scan your PC right now. Click here to start.
Your computer is being attacked from a remote machine !
Block Internet access to your computer to prevent system infection.
Continue working in unprotected mode is very dangerous. Viruses can damage your confidential data and work on your computer. Click here to protect your computer.Win 7 Security 2012 Removal Details
XP Antispyware 2012 creates the following processes:
XP Antispyware 2012 creates the following files in the system:
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\u3f7pnvfncsjk2e86abfbj5h %LocalAppData%\kdn.exe %LocalAppData%\u3f7pnvfncsjk2e86abfbj5h %Temp%\u3f7pnvfncsjk2e86abfbj5h %UserProfile%\Templates\u3f7pnvfncsjk2e86abfbj5h
XP Antispyware 2012 creates the following registry entries:
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\BrowserEmulation “TLDUpdates” = ’1′ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1″ %*’ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\exefile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1″ %*’ HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “%1″ %*’ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe”‘ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe” -safe-mode’ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”‘ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = ’1′ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = ’1′.