Antivirus Plus - How to remove?
What is Antivirus Plus?
Antivirus Plus is another rogue pretending being Microsoft’s recommended anti-malware tool. The trojan tries to mask the website in the hosts files, pretending it is legitimate microsoft website. A clear sign of AntiVirus Plus+ is entry like this in the HOSTS file : 18.104.22.168 security.microsoft.com This entry should be removed once noticed. These fake Antivirus Plus alerts are provided by trojan installers coming through peer-2-peer networks, infected websites and bundled shareware products like Video codecs. Once free version of the AntiVirusPlus is installed and run, you will be informed about various spywares and trojans in your PC that no real security expert ever seen. They are all fakes! After scanning they ask to pay for “full” version of the software which “can remove” the parasites. After paying to them, you will never hear about them again and wont get any software. At least no useful one. Sometimes they just use credit card details couple more times to make a bigger hole in your pockets in these difficult times. You should not believe owners of this scumware and remove AntiVirus Plus from your PC as fast as possible instead. The reason for this is that such software might create backdoors for real parasites, that might use your PC to send spam, show other popups or try to get credit card infos and send them to criminals. Block antivirus-plus.org using your HOSTS file.
Automatic Antivirus Plus removal tools
Manual Antivirus Plus removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Antivirus Plus, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Spyhunter or other tools found on 2-viruses.com.
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Antivirus Plus infected files and get help in Antivirus Plus removal by using Spyhunter scanner.