How to remove the htv virus
Most antivirus programs identify htv.006 as malware, for example Kaspersky identifies it as Trojan-Spy.Win32.Ardamax.dwf or not-a-virus:Monitor.Win32.Ardamax.s, and Symantec identifies it as Spyware.Ardakey.
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Htv.006 file information
Description: The file htv.006 is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 8,192 bytes (84% of all occurrences) or 7,680 bytes.
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. The program has no file description. The program is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The file is not a Windows system file. htv.006 is able to record inputs. htv.006 seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 82% dangerous.
In case you experience problems using htv.006, you can also uninstall the associated program
Recommended: Identify htv.006 related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as htv.006, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the htv.006 process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.
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