Allows others to access the computer
Drops more malware
Reduces system security
Installs itself in the registry
Exploits known vulnerabilites
Affected Operating Systems
Please follow the instructions for removing worms.
In Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 you will also need to edit the following registry entry. The removal of this entry is optional in Windows 95/98/Me. Please read the warning about editing the registry.
At the taskbar, click Start|Run. Type 'Regedit' and press Return. The registry editor opens.
Before you edit the registry, you should make a backup. On the 'Registry' menu, click 'Export Registry File'. In the 'Export range' panel, click 'All', then save your registry as Backup.
Locate the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE entry:
avserve3 = avserve3.exe
and delete it if it exists.
Close the registry editor.