How to remove AV-look.com ?
What is AV-look.com ?
AV-look.com is a website promoting AV Security Suite – a fake antispyware program that was created only for tricking people into purchasing a rogue program. This domain is categorized as a browser hijacker as its main activity consists of redirecting computer users to AV-look.com after the system is infected with AV Security Suite.
So as you probably understand, there is no other way to visit AV-look.com other than get redirected to it. Such redirections may appear after several other actions but the crucial one is that the system has to be infected with AV Security Suite. Then it is very likely to get redirected to AV-look.com after AV Security Suite imitates scanning the system for viruses. The program generates scan results and once you try to remove the infections detected, AV Security Suite reroutes you to this malicious website where you are asked to make a payment for the program. Do not reveal any details of your credit card there as it will definitely be charged and you will get nothing in return.
Besides payment for AV Security Suite form, AV-look.com provides tons of other information about this malicious program. Unfortunately, it says no truth. Basically, it describes the main functions of AV Security Suite, provides basic definitions of spyware, adware, Trojan horses, etc. You can choose among 3 options: Basic, Pro or Platinum version of a program. None of them provides any security services.
Be sure to get rid of AV Security Suite and its hijacker as soon as you detect the slightest signs of its existence.
AV-look.com is Dangerous
AV-look.com may show numerous annoying advertisements
AV-look.com logs your internet browsing history
AV-look.com will replace (hijack) your browser homepage
AV-look.com may spread additional spyware
AV-look.com violates your privacy and compromises your security
for AV-look.com detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like AV-look.com and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Manual AV-look.com removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove AV-look.com , 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 malware and spyware removal applications found on 2-viruses.com.
Stop these AV-look.com processes:
Remove these AV-look.com Registry Entries:
Remove these AV-look.com files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other AV-look.com infected files and get help in AV-look.com removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing AV-look.com and similar threats.
AV-look.com is classified as a Browser Hijacker, which means its parasitic damage payload consists of hijacking your browser homepage, error page, or search page with its own, mostly a commercial site of its creators, forcing you to accumulate force hits to a particular website to make it more popular or by using pay-per-click sites to earn money.
The easiest way for a Browser Hijacker such as AV-look.com to infect your computer is to exploit certain ActiveX controls and other security holes in your Internet Explorer browser. By browsing insecure websites on the internet, users may encounter various pop-ups, which secretly install Browser Hijackers like AV-look.com on your computer once clicked upon.
As soon as AV-look.com completes its operations, the overall browser stability and performance severely degrade, making it nearly impossible to surf the web normally.