What is AVLive
AVLive, is an acronym for the deadly rogue antivirus with the name Antivirus Live, about which we have already told you in a previous post.
It is from the same family of rogue security software as Sysguard or System Guard. I would again like to stress upon the fact that AVLive is a scam and you should refrain your urge to buy the full licensed version of AVLIve at all costs.
You can take help of the following steps for the removal of AVLive in case you are already infected with AVLive.
Technical Details of AVLive
- Full name: AVLive, Antivirus Live
- Date Appeared: Dec. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://AVLive.com
Do I need to remove AVLive
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.
How to Uninstall AVLive scam
The best way for the removal of AVLive is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of AVLive is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove it, 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 AVLive.
Instructions to get rid of AVLive
If you really want to remove the AVLive infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the AVLive Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove AVLive files, folders and all associated AVLive DLL files:Learn how to do that
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[random]sysguard.exe
Step 3: Uninstall AVLive registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download “RunInvalidSignatures” = “1”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyOverride” = “”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyServer” = “http=127.0.0.1:5555”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations “LowRiskFileTypes” = “.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = “1”