Super AV virus removal guide
Super AV is a rogue computer security program. It's a copy of it's previous version called Antivirii 2011. As it's predecessor Super AV is a non professionally created bogus program that is created using a Napalm Rogue Builder. Internet criminals are using this builder to change the names and payment gateways. When your computer is infected with Super AV you will notice various warning messages which states that your PC is in danger and that you need to purchase Super AV in order to remove the detected security issues.
If you click on a Register button in the main window of Super AV you will asked to purchase this program to remove the detected spyware/malware. Needles to say that this program doesn't actually scan your computer for security issues, Super AV is a scam that tries to scare you into thinking that your PC is infected and then selling you a fake license. You shouldn't buy this program, if you do your banking information will be at risk and your computer will still be infected. If you have already purchased a license for Super AV contact your credit card company and dispute the charges stating that you have been tricked into purchasing a fake computer security scanner. Remove Super AV from your computer its a scam.
Main window of Super AV virus:
Super AV will display such fake security warning pop-ups:
"Your system is infected! Your computer is compromised by hackers, adware, malware and worms! Super AV can remove this infection. Please click this icon to remove threats"
Ignore these messages. Remove this fake antivirus from your computer.
"Super AV" virus removal
1. Load your computer in safe mode with networking. Click Start, click Shut down, click Restart, click OK. During your computer starting process press F8 key on your keyboard multiple times until you see Windows Advanced Option menu, then select Safe mode with networking from the list.
Here's a video showing how to start Windows in "Safe Mode with Networking":
Windows XP users:
Windows Vista / 7 users:
Windows 8 users:
2. Open Internet explorer, click Tools and select Internet Options. Select Connections, then click LAN settings, if a Use a proxy server for your LAN is checked, uncheck it and press OK.
3. Download HijackThis and save it on your desktop. Some malicious programs are able to block HijackThis so when you click the download link, in the Save dialog rename HijackThis.exe to iexplorer.exe and only then click the Save button. After saving the file on your desktop, double click it. In the main HijackThis window click “Do a system scan only” button. Select these entries (place a tick at the left of the entry):
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Security] C:\Windows\<random>.exe
After selecting required entries, click "Fix Checked". After this procedure you can close HijackThis and proceed to the next removal step.
4. Download and install anti-spyware software to completely remove the infection.
Other tools known to remove Super AV: