Also known as: Antivirus 2008, SystemAntivirus2008, VistaAntivirus2008, System Antivirus 2008, Vista Antivirus 2008
Antivirus2008 is a corrupt anti-virus tool that is widely promoted as a legitimate security application. In truth, it is nothing more than another scam of the countless army of malware parasites attacking computers via internet, daily. Antivirus2008 (also known as Antivirus 2008) is distributed through malicious websites that sell other fake anti spyware tools as well.
Antivirus 2008 presents itself as VistaAntivirus2008 and System Antivirus 2008 as well. All these names hide the same fraud. The most common fabricated report displayed by these malwares is "Halt! Critical System Warning".
Antivirus2008 is an unreliable program that displays exaggerated scan results in order to gain a purchase. DO NOT trust this scam and remove Antivirus2008 ASAP if you've been infected.
Related files: AntiVirus 2008.exe
, Uninstall Antivirus.lnk
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• Stays resident in background
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Antivirus2008 manual removal:
Delete registry values:
MicrosoftCode Store DatabaseDistribution Units3BA4271E-5C1E-48E2-B432-D8BF420DD31D
shlwapi.dll, wininet.dllDelete files:
shlwapi.dll, wininet.dll, AntiVirus2008.exe, Uninstall Antivirus.lnk, AntiVirus 2008.lnk, AntvrsInstall.exe, AntvrsInstall.exe, AntiVirus 2008.lic, Antvrs.exe
QR code for Antivirus2008 removal instructions:
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The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like Antivirus2008 are really hard to remove on infected computer.
you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall Antivirus2008 right in your pocket.
Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.