MS AntiSpyware 2009

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MS AntiSpyware 2009 Information
Type:   Spyware
Analysis:
 
  Installs & gathers info from a PC without user permission.
Infection:
 
  By downloading freeware & shareware programs.
Symptoms:
 
  Changes PC settings, excessive popups
& slow PC performance.
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To check your computer for MS AntiSpyware 2009, download SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool.

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Detection of MS AntiSpyware 2009 (Recommended)

MS AntiSpyware 2009 is difficult to detect and remove. MS AntiSpyware 2009 is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. MS AntiSpyware 2009, as well as other spyware, can re-install itself even after it appears to have been removed.

You also run the risk of damaging your computer since you're required to find and delete sensitive files in your system such as DLL files and registry keys. It is recommended you use a good spyware remover to remove MS AntiSpyware 2009 and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.

Run a MS AntiSpyware 2009 scan/check to successfully detect all MS AntiSpyware 2009 files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove MS AntiSpyware 2009, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove MS AntiSpyware 2009 or follow the MS AntiSpyware 2009 manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.

Method of Infection

There are many ways your computer could get infected with MS AntiSpyware 2009. MS AntiSpyware 2009 can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.

Another method of distributing MS AntiSpyware 2009 involves tricking you by displaying deceptive pop-up ads that may appear as regular Windows notifications with links which look like buttons reading Yes and No. No matter which "button" that you click on, a download starts, installing MS AntiSpyware 2009 on your system. MS AntiSpyware 2009 installs on your computer through a trojan and may infect your system without your knowledge or consent.

If you think you may already be infected with MS AntiSpyware 2009, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect MS AntiSpyware 2009 and other common Spyware infections. After detection of MS AntiSpyware 2009, the next advised step is to remove MS AntiSpyware 2009 with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.

Symptoms

MS AntiSpyware 2009 may attempt to change your computer's desktop, hijack your browser, monitor your Internet browsing activities, change system files, and can do this without your knowledge or permission. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to remove all traces of MS AntiSpyware 2009 from your computer.

Remedies and Prevention

MS AntiSpyware 2009, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. MS AntiSpyware 2009 along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer.

Install a good anti-spyware software

When there's a large number of traces of Spyware, for example MS AntiSpyware 2009, that have infected a computer, the only remedy may be to automatically run a Spyware scan from a good anti-spyware software designed to detect MS AntiSpyware 2009 and other types of spyware.

Remove MS AntiSpyware 2009 manually

Another method to remove MS AntiSpyware 2009 is to manually delete MS AntiSpyware 2009 files in your system. Detect and remove the following MS AntiSpyware 2009 files:

Processes

  • msas2009.exe
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\msas2009.exe
  • %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\msas2009.exe
  • %PROGRAMDATA%\crucialsoft ltd\ms antispyware 2009\msas2009.exe

Other Files

  • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\MS AntiSpyware 2009\MS AntiSpyware 2009.lnk
  • MS AntiSpyware 2009.lnk
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd
  • %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\DELETED
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\SAVED
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\BASE
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\LOG
  • c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\LOG\20081214155256795.log
  • MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • c:\programdata\crucialsoft ltd\ms antispyware 2009

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\CrucialSoft Ltd
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "MS AntiSpyware 2009"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\uninstall\MS AntiSpyware 2009 5.7
  • CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MenuOrder\Start Menu2\Programs\MS AntiSpyware 2009
  • Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\uninstall\MS AntiSpyware 2009 5.7
  • Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Drivers\Video\Options\4E8D9EBF-122C-42BD-A8CB-7E59C9CC08BA

Known Variants

VirusBurst is a re-branded variant of other well-known rogue anti-spyware programs, including SpywareQuake, SpyFalcon, SpywareStrike, SpySheriff, SpyHeal and many other pseudonyms.

External links

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