XP Antivirus 2012 malware. How to get rid of XP Anti-Virus 2012 scam

If you happen to come across XP Antivirus 2012 fake anti-spyware program (which is also known as XP Anti-Virus 2012) then you need to realize that what you are facing is not some good anti-virus program, in spite of its name. To the contrary of the name ordained to it, XP Anti-Virus 2012 is a rogue and fake anti-virus application which rightfully deserves to be deleted from one’s computer. Some users prefer to keep it or postpone its removal for some later day, but this is not the right way of thinking. Why? Because by keeping XP Antivirus 2012 malware program users are making their PC vulnerable to further malware attacks. We hope that you will be smart enough not to let your PC suffer due to the presence of XP Anti-Virus 2012 rogueware on your system.

XP Antivirus 2012
XP Antivirus 2012

The behavior of XP Anti-Virus 2012 program is not too much different from its predecessors or similar virus programs. When XP Antivirus 2012 malware is successfully installed on one’s machine by means of Trojans it would immediately start its fake system scan with further fake reports about plenty of viruses and threats supposedly detected. But this is just the bunch of lies far away from the reality. XP Anti-Virus 2012 is not able to detect real viruses or to remove them. This is all because XP Anti-Virus 2012 is the virus in its deepest nature. It is quite illogical to keep it, so we recommend you to get rid of XP Anti-Virus 2012 scam as soon as you detect it, without postponing this essentially important objective for some later day. Thus, make sure and follow our recommendations on successful elimination of XP Anti-Virus 2012 rogue and fake application.

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GridinSoft Trojan Killer Team

XP Antivirus 2012 automatic remover:

XP Antivirus 2012 manual removal guide:

Delete XP Antivirus 2012 files:
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\opRSK
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\MSASCui.exe
%UserProfile%\AppData\Local\opRSK
%UserProfile%\AppData\Local\pw.exe
%UserProfile%\AppData\Local\vz.exe
%UserProfile%\AppData\Local\MSASCui.exe
Delete XP Antivirus 2012 registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Classes\pezfile
HKCR\pezfile
HKCU\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCU\Software\Classes\pezfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCU\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCU\Software\Classes\pezfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCR\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCR\pezfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCR\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKCR\pezfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “%1” %*
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe” -safe-mode
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\pw.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe” -safe-mode
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\vz.exe” /START “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = “1”
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = “1”

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