Vista Security Plus 2013 is one more fake antivirus program that attacks computers actively. Once your computer infected this false antimalware, you should be careful of it. In this post you will know how to get rid of it completely and safely.
Vista Security Plus 2013 is a computer virus,which pretends to be a legitimate security program and will report that malware has been detected on your machine. However, it’s just a rogue antivirus software created by Cyber criminals. Just like Win7 Security Plus 2013 and XP Security Plus 2013, they will cheat and scare you by showing a lot of unexcited on this fake program. If you don’t know anything about this virus, you may regard it as the real anti-virus and become one of the victims by it. Please do not trust this virus, you need to remove it completely before it does further damage to your computer.
Vista Security Plus 2013 is promoted in three ways. To begin with, the hacked web sites that attempt to exploit vulnerabilities on your computer in order to install the infection without your knowledge or permission. Then through advertisements that pretend to be an online anti-malware scanner. These advertisements will pretend to scan your computer and then state that your computer is heavily infected. It will then prompt you to download the installed for the rogue. At last, this malware is also promoted through Trojans that pretend be software needed to view an online video. All in all, none of the reported issues are real, and are only used to scare you into buying Vista Security Plus 2013 and stealing your personal financial information.
Don’t have enough skill to deal with this virus? The following instructions require better computer skills to deal with program files and registry entries. If you’re not sure on how to delete this hijacker, please contact YooCare 24/7 Online Expert now to save your computer immediately!
It is a corrupt Anti-Spyware program and spread via Trojans.
It may display fake security message and install additional spyware to your computer
It may repair its files, spread or update by itself.
It will violates your privacy and compromises your security.
Step 1: Open Task Manager and end the malicious processes related to this virus
Use the following key combination: press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC to open the Windows Task Manager.
Select “Processes” tab on the Windows Task Manager in order to view active processes. Find a malicious process by its name, select it and click the “End process” button to terminate it.
(Note: The name of the infected process can change randomly so that it can pretend as a legitimate process and escape from the detection of your antivirus programs. If you cannot figure out which one is the malicious process related to the virus, you can contact YooCare Online Expert for help.)
Step2. a. Show all the hidden files and then clear infected files creating by this pesky virus:
To show hidden files, just click on the Organize button in any folder, and then select “Folder and Search Options” from the menu.
Click the View tab, and then you should select “Show hidden files and folders” in the list.
Just select that, and click OK.
b. Delete the associated files of this threat as follow:
Step3. Delete all the malicious registry entries in Registry Editor
Click the Start menu
Type “regedit” and click Ok.
Once the Registry Editor is opened, find out the following registry entries and then delete them:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
Vista Security Plus 2013 is not a legitimate antivirus program, it’s a scam which should be eliminated from user’s PC. Most commonly fake antivirus programs from Braviax family are distributed using drive-by downloads and fake online security scanners which tricks PC users into installing rogue programs on their computers. when this fake anti-virus program start to work on your computer, you may get a lot of warnings by this fake program, whicn is create by it. What it wants to do is to cheat and scare you so that you will believe it is a reliable program. Do not be fooled by it. If you activate it, it will bring damage to your computer, it can even forbid your real anti-virus or lock your computer. That is why this virus can cause great damage to your computer. If you see Vista Security Plus 2013 scanning your PC for security issues you can be sure that your computer is infected with a fake antivirus software, use this removal guide to eliminate this scam from your PC.
Special Tips: It is strongly recommended to remove this virus manually with expertise, because any mistake due to lacking of computer knowledge could lead to more damages till system goes crash down. And if you still cannot successfully get rid of this virus by the above instructions, please contact YooCare 24/7 Online Expert now for a fast and professional help.
Published by & last updated on December 20, 2012 5:59 am