Privacy Protection Information:
Privacy Protection represents another type of rogue anti-spyware software which is employed to cheat people into paying for it to delete imaginary malware. It is similar to Cloud Protection and AV Guard Online; these two software only have different names. Both of them are based on the rogue script. Privacy Protection spreads not only thru other malicious software but also malicious websites. Those malicious websites appear to be very trustworthy and they even display fabricated testimonials to mislead its victims. If it resides in your computer, this rogue anti-spyware will conduct a system scan without your permission when your computer starts and inform you of many infections. It will display notifications telling that harmful spyware that are attacking your PC. All these problems, including malware, threats, danger and warnings, are produced by Antispyware 2010. A real security software will not automatically conduct a system scan without your command.
Besides, Privacy Protection will control Internet Explorer browser and casually declare that you are visting a risky website. And then , it will push you to pay for Privacy Protection if you want your computer safe from the detected malware infections. Never purchase it or install it, because that is a fraud. If you have Privacy Protection on your PC, it’s advisable for you to move on to the next section and get rid of this malware and other hidden viruses on your PC.
Privacy Protection Screenshot:
Privacy Protection Manual Removal
Note: If you are not proficient with computer, it’s advised that you backup your system before manually removing Privacy Protection virus. And double check the files that you are going to delete, or your computer can’t work for missing some files.
Step 1: Delete the following registery files:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\”Shell” = “[random].exe”
Step 2: Delete the following files:
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\Privacy Protection.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Start Menu\Programs\Privacy Protection\
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]\Privacy Protection.ico
Please, note that manual removal of Privacy Protection virus is a procedure with high complexity and can not always guarantee a full removal of the virus, due to the fact that some objects can stay hidden or may become reanimated automatically after incomplete removal. What’s more, lack of the required skills and even the slightest deviation from the removal guides may result in irreparable system corruption. That’s the reason it’s strongly adviced automatic removal of Privacy Protection virus, which will save your time and avoid any system corruptions and ensure the desired result.
Automatic Privacy Protection virus Removal:
Tips: In case you can’t install the removal utility, please download this correction script, unzip it and then double click to execute it. It can correct the system settings that the spyware has distorted.
Step 6: Perform a Full Scan of your system to detect Privacy Protection virus or other malware.
Published by Cruze Albert