How to remove Virus ProtectorMonday, February 22nd, 2010 at 1:28 am
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Virus Protector description
Virus Protector is a fake anti-virus tool advertised on malicious and fraudulent websites. It’s not able to function as a virus remover; nevertheless, it demands paying for these nonexistent services.
VirusProtector spreads via malicious web sources but it may also be distributed by trojans. When installed, Virus Protector loads falsified threats reports. It offers purchasing full version of the program for fixing the made-up issues. Avoid VirusProtector at all costs. Loading annoying pop-ups is not the only “feature” of this application. It may also hijack web browser and block legitimate security tools.
Once Virus Protector is installed, it shows fake security warnings and alerts like:
Harmful memory infection was detected.
Process any.exe was terminate
Internet Attack Detected
Type: Land Attack
Your computer is infected with spyware. It could damage your critical files or expose your private data on the Internet. Click here to register your copy of Virus Protector and remove spyware threats from your PC.
Get rid of Virus Protector
Virus Protector is a Rogue Antispyware software
How to manually remove Virus Protector
To remove Virus Protector spyware you must block Virus Protector sites, stop and remove processes, unregister DLL files, search and delete all other Virus Protector files and registry utility. Follow the Virus Protector detection and removal instructions below.
The most typical software removal method is to remove Virus Protector by using "Add or Remove Programs" service. However there may be hidden Virus Protector files, running processes and registries in your computer, so Virus Protector may recreate all other files after reboot.
Virus Protector manual removal instructions
Block Virus Protector sites:
asafepc.com Read more how to block Virus Protector sites
Stop and remove Virus Protector processes:
[random].exe Read more how to kill Virus Protector processes
Locate and delete Virus Protector registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Virus Protector"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows "LoadAppInit_DLLs" = "1"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows "AppInit_DLLs" = "[random].dll" Read more how to delete Virus Protector registry entries
Download RegistryBooster 2010 to scan errors caused by Virus Protector
Detect and delete other Virus Protector files:
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random].exe
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random].dll
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Temp\[random].exe
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Temp\[random].dll
%Program Files%\Internet Explorer\[random].exe
%Program Files%\Internet Explorer\[random].dll
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