This threat has been renamed to Rogue:Win32/InternetAntivirus

What to do now

To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed in your computer, run a full-system scan with an up-to-date antivirus product such as the following:
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Alert level: Severe
This entry was first published on: May 18, 2010
This entry was updated on: Apr 17, 2011

This threat is also detected as:
  • InternetAntivirus (Symantec)
  • General Antivirus (other)
  • Personal Antivirus (other)
  • not-a-virus:FraudTool:Win32.GeneralAntivirus.b (Kaspersky)
  • Mal/FakeAV-AC (Sophos)
  • TrojanDownloader:Win32/Renos.gen!Z (other)
  • Fraudtool.GeneralAntivirus.C (VirusBuster)
  • Internet Antivirus Pro (other)