Remove Internet Antivirus

Internet Antivirus

Internet antivirus

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About Internet Antivirus:

This virus has been around for a little while now. The original sites were users used to be directed to has been shut down but this client continues to evolve. It also goes by the name of Internet Antivirus Pro. this is a fake security client that has no real benefit. Those who are infected with this virus are going to notice the program constantly prompting the user to make a purchase as well as auto running scans that show nothing but fake and bogus results. The constant warnings of a virus are made to try and scare the user into purchasing the product. We are classifying this as Smitfraud and an unwanted program. Do not purchase this program.

Some symptoms of This Virus:

* Bogus Scan results * Auto Scans on Start-up * Warning coming out of a fake shield in the system tray * pop-ups and re-directs to the fake software’s website * constant warnings of being infected as well as false statements of other trojans * Desktop Image replaced with another image and Task Manger disabled

HELP US OUT! If you know what site you got infected with this virus from then please post a comment below and let us know. We would like to stay on top of things and see if any of the below traces have changed

Manual removal instructions for Internet Antivirus ( Please read our disclaimer bellow )

Kill processes: ( Learn How to Kill a Process Here. Opens in new Window ). Please note not all these processes may be running

  • iv.exe
  • InternetAntivirus.exe
  • IAUpdater.exe
  • IAvir.exe
  • unins000.exe

Delete Internet Antivirus registry values:

( Learn How to Edit Registry Here. Opens in new Window )

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\Run “iv”
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Internet Antivirus”
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “3P_UDEC_IA”
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Internet Antivirus_is1

Delete files: c:\Program Files\Internet Antivirus\ will house most of these files. Your desktop and other shared locations will hold the .lnk files. InternetAntivirus.exe activate.ico cookies.log Explorer.ico IAUpdater.exe IAvir.exe Scanner.log unins000.dat uninstall.ico working.log config.cfg DBInfo.ver ia080614.db Internet Antivirus.lnk Internet Antivirus Home Page.lnk Internet Antivirus.lnk Purchase License.lnk settings.ini uill.ini unins000.exe Uninstall Internet Antivirus.lnk iv.exe

Delete directories: ( Please note that in most cases everything in this folder can be deleted. Just be sure it’s the correct folder ๐Ÿ˜‰

  • c:\Program Files\IA
  • c:\Program Files\Internet Antivirus
  • c:\Program Files\Internet Antivirus\db
  • c:\Program Files\Internet Antivirus\Languages
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Internet Antivirus
  • %UserProfile%\Application Data\Internet Antivirus

Outside Resources:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-internet-antivirus

http://www.myantispyware.com/2010/12/09/how-to-remove-internet-antivirus-2011-uninstall-instructions/

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