Advance Virus is a bogus security application, which shows exaggerated security pop-ups to make you believe that your PC is infected by a harmful malicious program. Primarily, this program uses malicious tactics to multiply itself and make profit. This harmful parasite might enter the system by using harmful Trojans like Vundo and Zlob, but also has been known to come along with various freeware. On entering, Advance Virus will try its best to scare the user to purchase its “full version”.
To keep your PC protected against this harmful, tricky and malicious application, it is important for all the PC users to be aware about Advance Virus.
- Symptoms of Advance Virus
- Some facts about Advance Virus
- How does Advance Virus Spread?
Symptoms of Advance Virus
Advance Virus is a scam mainly designed to steal money from the inexperienced PC users. Avoid purchasing this rogue application. Instead, delete Advance Virus from your PC upon detection. There are various symptoms that can help you to notice whether your system has been a victim of Advance Virus. Auto Scans on Start-up, Bogus scan results, warning popping up from a fake shield in the system tray, re-directs and pop-up to fake software website, System Restore and Task Manager being disabled, Hijacked desktops image and constant warnings of being infected or false statements of other Trojans are a few worth noticing symptoms of Advance Virus.
Some facts about Advance Virus
There are several facts that would make you more familiar with Advance Virus so that you do not commit a mistake of installing it. The first thing you ought to know about this fake application is that it is a corrupt antispyware program and might display fake security messages. Also, it may install additional spyware on your PC, repair its files, update or spread by itself and compromise your security and violate your privacy.
How does Advance Virus Spread?
After infecting a user’s system, this application proceeds for scaring its victim to purchase the product by showing fake security messages and stating that your PC is infected with a malicious program and only Advance Virus can help you to delete it after you download the trial version. Once the user downloads the trail version, it pretends to scan your PC and shows an extremely exaggerated number of non-existent errors. After that, Advance Virus offers to purchase the full version for fixing these false errors.
Few times, it might insist the users to buy the fuller version after clicking on a banner ad or a pop-up while browsing the Internet.
However, when it comes to removing this Advance Virus application manually, it is not possible. Thus, it is feasible to avail instant technical support services available online.
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