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A Virus Named TOM

What is A Virus Named TOM?  (from Misfits Attic)

A perfect place. A city without traffic. A dog that doesn't poop. All products of the brilliant mind of Dr. X, but hell hath no fury like a mad scientist fired by a giant corporation. In this unique action-puzzler you take control of TOM, a virus created for one purpose: revenge. Hack your way through brain scrambling ...  Read more


A Virus Named TOM is a software program developed by Misfits Attic. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 8 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 75% of users of A Virus Named TOM come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avirusnamedtom.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\A Virus Named TOM
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/207650

Program filesFiles installed by A Virus Named TOM

  • AVNT.exe - A Virus Named TOM
  • AVNTCommon.dll (by Microsoft) - AVNTCommon
  • AVNTSteamWrapper.dll
  • ChainingdotNet4.exe
  • dotNetFx40_Client_x86_x64.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Client Profile (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Client Profile Setup)
  • MySql.Data.dll (by Oracle)
  • SlimDX.dll
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AVNT.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\A Virus Named TOM\AVNT.exe'.

How do I remove A Virus Named TOM?

You can uninstall A Virus Named TOM from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program A Virus Named TOM, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove A Virus Named TOM.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.92%
Windows 10 20.51%
Windows XP 2.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 13.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.16%
Windows 8.1 7.89%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.47%
  United Kingdom 5.66%
  Australia 3.77%
  Canada 3.77%
  Singapore 1.89%
  Belgium 1.89%
  Latvia 1.89%
  Finland 1.89%
  Ireland 1.89%
  Poland 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
ASUS 20.83%
Dell 12.50%
Intel 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
Toshiba 4.17%
Sony 4.17%
Samsung 4.17%
Lenovo 4.17%
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MSI MS-7751 4.35%


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