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

AntiAdd, come from antiadd.com, is a rogue scanner program, it shows a fake security center window, shows misleading scan results and fake security alerts. The author of AntiAdd also made RESpyWare, REAnti, KeepCop, SecureKeeper, LinkSafeness, AntiAid, SystemFighter, SystemVeteran, BlockProtector, BlockKeeper, BlockScanner, BlockWatcher, SoftStronghold, ShieldSafeness, SoftVeteran, SoftSoldierSoftCop, TrustFighter, TrustSoldier, SafeFighter, SecureVeteran, SafeFighter, etc. To further convince victims, AntiAdd will also create numerous junk files with random names on your computer that will be detected as malware when the program scans your computer, but will not allow you to remove them until you purchase it.

Create new files:

  • %ProgramFiles%AntiAdd SoftwareAntiAddAntiAdd.exe
  • %ProgramFiles%AntiAdd SoftwareAntiAdduninstall.exe
  • %AllUsersProfile%DesktopAntiAdd.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsAntiAdd2 Homepage.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsAntiAdd3 Uninstall.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsAntiAdd1 AntiAdd.lnk
  • %UserProfile%[email protected][1].txt
  • %UserProfile%Local SettingsTempnsc2.tmpnsProcess.dll

Create new registry entries:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwareAntiAdd
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallAntiAdd
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareAntiAdd












How to remove the infection of Adware.Win32.AntiAdd?

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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