Oh dear. I've just logged in to our home PC and been greeted by a wonderful pop up advert for AVG Internet Security.

AVG Anti-Virus launces browser as SYSTEM user

This is a real shame. I've been using Grisoft's Anti-Virus product for years, and tactics like this are only going to make me look for alternatives. Especially when it appears that their "security" software has launched my browser as the SYSTEM user! Whoops.