Saturday, April 30, 2011

Remove Antivirus Center Scareware – AntivirusCenter Remover

Antivirus Center (AntivirusCenter) is a software product that hails from the labs of experienced rascals. They employ a good many web-promoters, both automated and human spammers and flooder, to introduce as many copies of the scareware as possible.
The program in question as  a scareware  tool as it generates messages related to computer security without any security activities to be taken by genuine security solution. The messages  are of the same kind regardless of  PC they pretend to describe. The main idea of them is that system needs critical treatment by security software or else it will be badly corrupted.
Some of the alerts, to look more convincing, are   shown in windows resembling system windows. The adware may also try to bewilder users applying expressions like “Windows recommend to active the critical update” (referring to Antivirus Center).
Windows would recommend to get rid of Antivirus Center immediately, if it were of any opinion on this software. Click here to waste no more time and launch Antivirus Center removal initiating free scan

Antivirus Center screenshot:

Antivirus Center removal tool:

Antivirus Center manual removal guide:
Delete infected files:

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random].dat
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random].ico
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antivirus Center.lnk
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Antivirus Center.lnk

Delete infected registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\List “C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe” = ‘C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe:*:Enabled:Antivirus Center’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random]“

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