What is Antivirus 360
Antivirus 360 is a fake antivirus, and is a clone of the deadly Antivirus 2009, which had caused a lot of problems to the Internet users wordlwide.
Antivirus 360 comes to your system wrapped in a download from an unsecured location. It is heavily promoted by Vundo Trojan. As soon as Antivirus 360 comes in contact with your system, it installs itself into the Windows registry and starts displaying you false alarm windows and messages that your system is infected with many malware and spyware.
Antivirus 360 then offers you to clean your system if you purchase the full licensed version of Antivirus 360.
But we request you not to fall in its trap. Antivirus 360 will not clean your system at all.
If you have got any trace of Antivirus 360 in your system, we recommend you to take immediate action for the removal of Antivirus 360 from your system.
Technical Details of Antivirus 360
- Full name: Antivirus 360, Antivirus 360
- Date Appeared: Sept. 2008
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Antivirus 360.com
Do I need to remove Antivirus 360
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 to download a FREE Scanner.
The best way for the removal of Antivirus 360 is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any Antivirus 360 infections.
Automatic removal of Antivirus 360 is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove Antivirus 360, 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, then we do not recommend you to attempt for the manual removal of Antivirus 360.
Instructions to get rid of Antivirus 360
If you really want to remove the Antivirus 360 infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Antivirus 360 Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Antivirus 360 files, folders and all associated Antivirus 360 DLL files:Learn how to do that
%profile%\application data\microsoft\internet explorer\quick launch\antivirus 360.lnk
%profile%\start menu\antivirus 360\antivirus 360.lnk
%profile%\start menu\antivirus 360\help.lnk
%profile%\start menu\antivirus 360\registration.lnk
%profile%\start menu\antivirus 360
Step 3: Uninstall Antivirus 360 registry entries: Learn how to do that