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SysAntivirus Adware Removal Instructions

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The Emsisoft malware research team has discoverd a new outbreak of the SysAntivirus adware. Emsisoft Anti-Malware detects this malware as Adware.Win32.SysAntivirus.

SysAntivirus is a rogue security program, this is a new variant of XJR Antivirus, AKM Antivirus 2010 Pro and RTS Antivirus 2010. The maker of this rogue give it name as Sysinternals Antivirus. A 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.

Create new files:

  • %ProgramFiles%wp3.dat
  • %ProgramFiles%wp4.dat
  • %ProgramFiles%wpp.exe
  • %ProgramFiles%adc_w32.dll
  • %ProgramFiles%alggui.exe
  • %ProgramFiles%nuar.old
  • %ProgramFiles%skynet.dat
  • %ProgramFiles%svchost.exe
  • %ProgramFiles%Sysinternals AntivirusSysinternals Antivirus.exe
  • %UserProfile%DesktopSysinternals Antivirus.lnk
  • %UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsSysinternals AntivirusSysinternals Antivirus.lnk
  • C:Sysinternals AntivirusSysinternals Antivirus.lnk

Create new registry entries:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwareClassesCLSID{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwareClassesCLSID{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}InprocServer32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesAdbUpd
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareSysinternals Antivirus
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareSysinternals Antiviruswpp
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareSysinternals AntiviruswppRegistration
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareSysinternals Antiviruswppsetdata
  • HKEY_USERSS-1-5-18SoftwareSysinternals Antivirus
  • HKEY_USERSS-1-5-18SoftwareSysinternals AntivirusSysinternals Antivirus
  • HKEY_USERSS-1-5-18SoftwareSysinternals AntivirusSysinternals AntivirusRegistration
  • HKEY_USERSS-1-5-18SoftwareSysinternals AntivirusSysinternals Antivirussetdata

Screenshots:

Adware.Win32.SysAntivirus_1-400x301.png

How to remove the infection of SysAntivirus (Adware.Win32.SysAntivirus)?

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



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