Do you know what XP Antivirus 2012 is?
There are many threats facing healthy PCs today, and the only way to protect your system against vicious rogue security tools such as the vicious and sophisticated XP Antivirus 2012 is to invest in a genuine security tool. XP Antivirus 2012 forms part of a sophisticated group of rogue applications which can adapt to their environments depending on the user’s OS. Should the user be running Vista, the rogue will change its name to Vista Antivirus 2012. At the end of the day, it is exactly the same application.
XP Antivirus 2012 uses various established forms of infection, most popularly through using bogus online malware scanners and rubbish browser hijackers. These browser hijackers forcefully redirect users to their compromised landing pages, where it uses drive-by download tactics to root the XP Antivirus 2012 infection into the system.
The rogue will install itself on the PC as a single executable file called kdn.exe. Once installed XP Antivirus 2012 will initiate a fake system scan which will yield various false results. It will block the user from running any type of application on the system, and each time the user attempts to launch an application the rogue will launch instead.
XP Antivirus 2012 will also consume valuable system resources which will end up slowing the system down considerably. It will also deny the user access to certain areas of the PC, and hide system folder contents.
The only way to get control back of the system is to erase XP Antivirus 2012 for good. This can easily be achieved by making use of a genuine security tool which will not only erase XP Antivirus 2012 but also protect against similar future attacks.
In non techie terms:
XP Antivirus 2012 is a fake security tool only out to steal your money. Get rid of XP Antivirus 2012 before it permanently damages your PC.
Aliases: XP Antivirus.