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AV Protection Online Adware Removal Instructions

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The Emsisoft malware research team has discovered a new outbreak of the AV Protection Online. Emsisoft Anti-Malware detects this malware as Adware.Win32.AVProtectionOnline.

AV Protection Online is a rogue application. This is another variant of Guard Online and Cloud Protection. A rogue application tries to trick you by displaying false positive or misleading scan results report, which says that your computer has a problem, or infected with viruses or trojan, but you will not be able to fix it before you purchase.

Create new files:

  • %SystemRoot%system32[random].exe
  • %AppData%[random]
  • %AppData%[random]
  • %AppData%[random]
  • %AppData%[random]
  • %AppData%[random]AV Protection Online.ico
  • %AppData%ldr.ini
  • %AppData%svhostu.exe
  • %UserProfile%DesktopAV Protection Online.lnk
  • %UserProfile%Local SettingsTempsvhostu.exe
  • %UserProfile%Local SettingsTempB.tmp
  • %UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsAV Protection Online
  • %UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsAV Protection OnlineAV Protection Online.lnk

Create new registry entries:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun
    (String) [random] = %SystemRoot%system32[random].exe
    (String) [random] = %UserProfile%Local SettingsTempsvhostu.exe





To register and uninstall this rogue application, you can try the following serial number:


How to remove the infection of AV Protection Online (Adware.Win32.AVProtectionOnline)?

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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