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XP Micro Antivirus Adware Removal Instructions

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The Emsi Software malware research team has discoverd a new outbreak of the XP Micro Antivirus adware. a-squared Anti-Malware detects this malware as Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus.

XP Micro Antivirus is a rogue application. This rogue application tries to trick you by displaying false positive/misleading scan results report, which says that your computer is infected with viruses or trojan, but you will not be able to delete them before you purchase.

We’ve found something interesting with this rogue. When we opened it using Hex Editor, we’ve found this string:

Congratulations, now you see this is just a ****ing rogue antivirus! Have a nice day!

As you can see on this picture:

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_6-400x217.

If you want to see this message directly from the program, type “nocall122″ as a Registration Email and Registration Key on the registration form :)

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_7-400x296.

Another screenshots:

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_1-400x296.

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_2.png

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_3-400x153.

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_4-400x397.

Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus_5-400x251.

How to remove the infection of XP Micro Antivirus (Adware.Win32.XPMicroAntivirus)?

To delete this malware infection, please download and install a-squared Anti-Malware. Run a full scan on all drives and move all detected items to the quarantine.



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