This description is based is a compiled analysis of several variants of WORM_PROLACO. It may be unknowingly downloaded by a user while visiting malicious websites.
Note that specific data such as file names and registry values may vary for each variant. It drops copies of itself into all the removable drives connected to an affected system. INF file to automatically execute the copies it drops when a user accesses the drives of an affected system.
Rickrolling, the bait-and-switch meme that was started in early 2007, has long since gone out of fashion.
While there are still Rickrollers among us, gone are the days where we suspect every link may lead us to that dashing redhead's biggest hit.
This worm arrives as attachment to mass-mailed email messages. It also has rootkit capabilities, which enables it to hide its processes and files from the user. It may be unknowingly downloaded by a user while visiting malicious websites.
The video reappeared online after 24 hours, but there has yet to be any official statement from AVG or You Tube/Google on the matter.I did a search and found this closed thread on the PC Help forums which describes my problem exactly.Two solutions are presented: However, "C:\Program Files (x86)\Ask.com\" doesn't exist.For Example: suppose you would like to download a video song & then you will find this virus.You cannot realize how irritating Limewire Virus as long as you are a victim of it.
Perhaps it was all just one big misunderstanding or perhaps AVG was trying to play a practical joke on all the Rick Astley fans out there?