What is AntiSpyware 2008
Like other rogue AntiSpyware programs, Antispyware2008 tries to forcibly install onto your system by creating false alert so as to make you believe that your system is infected with multiple spyware infections. After that it offers you to download a trial version of AntiSpyware 2008 or purchase the full license version of this rogue anti-spyware application.
If you are not careful, you can get yourself trapped by Antispyware2008. If you happen to purchase AntiSpyware 2008, this will not only result in wastage of your money but might cause further escalation of the problem, because AntiSpyware 2008 might come bundled with other spyware, trojans and other malware scripts. They can further cause frauds upon you if you happen to purchase the licensed version of AntiSpyware2008 and submit your credit card information.
Technical Details of AntiSpyware 2008
- Other names and clones: Antivirus 2008, Antivirus2008, WinX Security Center, DoctorAntivirus2008, VistaAntivirus2008, SystemAntivirus2008, Antivirus2009, Antivirus 2009, Antivirusxp2008, Antivirus xp 2008, AntiSpyware2008KB
- Date Appeared: July 2008
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: Not Known
Do I have AntiSpyware 2008
You can yourself search your computer manually, but it is not recommended unless you are a tech-geek. To save time and effort, we recommend you do download a FREE Scanner.
How to Remove AntiSpyware 2008
The best way for the removal of AntiSpyware 2008 is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any AntiSpyware 2008 infections. Automatic removal of AntiSpyware 2008 is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove AntiSpyware 2008, which may sometime lead to erroneous results, if you are not completely aware of all the files and registry entries used by this rogue anti-spyware.
Instructions for the manual removal of AntiSpyware 2008
If you really want to remove the AntiSpyware 2008 infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the AntiSpyware 2008 Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Following AntiSpyware 2008 files, folders and all associated AntiSpyware 2008 DLL files: Learn how to do that
%profile%\application data\microsoft\internet explorer\quick launch\antispyware-2008.lnk
Step 3: Delete following AntiSpyware 2008 registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer\menuorder\start menu\programs\antispyware 2008