PCAntiSpyware. How to remove?
(Uninstall guide)

PCAntiSpyware is also known as PC-AntiSpyware | Type: Malware
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PCAntiSpyware is a cloned version of the rogue anti-spyware threat PCCleaner, which is as malicious as its counterpart. It infiltrates computers via web browser security holes; it is also dropped by several trojans.

PCAntiSpyware may hijack your desktop and flood you with fake security notifications to lure people into downloading it. Pop-ups displayed by this malware are similar to MS Windows notifications and security alerts. Do not trust PCAntiSpyware nor its clone PCCleaner; essentially, it is a scam to milk money. PCAntiSpyware properties:
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Stays resident in background

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PCAntiSpyware manual removal

Kill processes:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"PC-Antispyware" = ""C:\Program Files\PC-Antispyware\PC-Antispyware.exe" hide"
Unregister DLLs:
IeExtension.dll, PopupBlocker.dll

Delete files:
IeExtension.dll, PC-Antispyware.db, PC-Antispyware.exe, pcantispyware.pkg, PopupBlocker.dll, program.info

Information added: 03/28/08 04:49; information updated: 04/12/08 00:04

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