Antivirus XP 2010

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Antivirus XP 2010 is a fake program that imitates a legitimate anti-spyware tool in order to earn money from computer users. The application infiltrates computer without any notification and it doesn't need authorization of its user.

Antivirus XP 2010 is installed with a help of Trojan viruses that spread on malicious websites promoting online scanners. It can also be downloaded duplicating an automatic update for Windows. Antivirus XP 2010 invades the system using rough techniques. It quickly integrates there and blocks your reputable anti-spyware tools in order to make it difficult to be removed.

The application looks exactly like a legitimate anti-spyware removal software. It runs the scan on your machine and after it finishes Antivirus XP 2010 displays a list of infected files. In reality these scan results doesn't reflect a real condition of your computer.

However, Antivirus XP 2010 insists removing them and this, however, is possible only if you register your copy of Anivirus XP 2010. Of course, they ask to pay for its license and that is how the creators of this application gain money from the users of infected computers.

Antivirus XP 2010 also modifies some keys in Windows Registry and hijacks Internet Browser. Whenever you try to launch Internet Explorer of FireFox the program generates a notification displaying firewall alert.

It says that you Internet browser has been infected by a Trojan and your private data are at risk. Moreover, security notifications are displayed on your desktop, as well. The messages claim that you need to purchase Antivirus XP 2010 in order to fix the protection problems on your computer.

Ignore these messages just like the scan results and do not pay for activating this scam application. Instead you should get rid of Antivirus XP 2010 with a reliable anti-spyware program. You can follow the removal instructions of Antivirus 2010 and remove it manually, as well.

If you have already paid for this malicious program you can still try to contact your credit card company so that the charges would be canceled. Antivirus XP 2010 is totally worthless software and you should not waste your money on it

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