Oct 11

Open Cloud AV Rogue of the FakeScanti Family

Open Cloud AV is a rogue of the FakeScanti Family, that uses scareware tactics, fake scan results of the computer being infected, and the blocking of other applications when trying to run them to goad the user into buying the rogue to clean the fake infections shown.

Open Cloud AV GUI

Files and Locations:
%SYSTEM%\<Random Named File>.exe

The Open Cloud AV rogue can be removed using  manual methods, however, the Open Cloud AV rogue which can include Rootkits or other type of Trojans designed to keep re-infecting the PC , it is recommend to use our Antispyware/Antivirus removal tool, VIPRE Antivirus. You can download a free trial to remove the rogue from your computer for no cost by clicking on the link below:


If you are unable to download and install our malware removal tool because this has infected your computer and is not allowing you to install the program, you can use our VIPRE Rescue Disc here:


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