Published Aug 17, 2010 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: 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)


Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat. See the Win32/FakeXPA description for more information.

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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.

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

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