Rogue:W32/AdvancedCleaner

Classification

Riskware

Rogue

W32

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Summary

Dishonest antivirus software which tricks users into buying or installing it, usually by infecting a user's computer, or by pretending the computer is infected.

Removal

Automatic action

Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it may block the file from running, move it to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or ask you to select an action.

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Knowledge Base

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User Guide

See the user guide for your product on the Help Center.

Contact Support

Chat with or call an expert for help.

Submit a sample

Submit a file or URL for further analysis.

Technical Details

This is the downloader component of the AdvancedCleaner rogue antivirus program.

The the time of writing, this component is no longer available on the product website.

Execution

Upon execution, the following screen is displayed:

Then upon clicking the "Continue" button, the following screen will be displayed:

The window could also be in Portuguese:

Date Created: 2009-03-26 06:49:23.0

Date Last Modified: 2009-04-22 06:06:43.0