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Rogue:Win32/FakeXPA


Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat. See the Win32/FakeXPA description for more information.



What to do now

The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:

Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.

Get more help

You can also visit our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.

Threat behavior

Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat. See the Win32/FakeXPA description for more information.


Symptoms

Refer to each of the different brands in the Win32/FakeXPA description for more information.


Prevention


Alert level: Severe
First detected by definition: 1.45.287.0
Latest detected by definition: 1.177.336.0 and higher
First detected on: Oct 07, 2008
This entry was first published on: Aug 17, 2010
This entry was updated on: May 16, 2014

This threat is also detected as:
  • XP Antivirus (other)
  • Antivirus 2009 (other)
  • Antivirus 2010 (other)
  • Antivirus 360 (other)
  • Total Security (other)
  • AntivirusBEST (other)
  • GreenAV (other)
  • Alpha Antivirus (other)
  • AlphaAV (other)
  • Cyber Security (other)
  • Cyber Protection Center (other)
  • Nortel (other)
  • Eco AntiVirus (other)
  • MaCatte (other)
  • Antivirus (other)
  • Antivir (other)
  • Personal Security (other)
  • Antivir 2010 (other)
  • Antivirus7 (other)
  • Antivirus GT (other)
  • Earth Antivirus (other)
  • Trojan:Win32/FakeXPA (Microsoft)
  • Antivirus 8 (other)
  • AV8 (other)
  • AVG Antivirus 2011 (other)
  • E-Set Antivirus 2011 (other)
  • BitDefender 2011 (other)