Systemcare-antivirus.org is a malicious browser hijacker virus designed to promote and sell System Care Antivirus rogue program. Does your browser always redirect you to this ads site? How to stop this malicious website and prevent System Care Antivirus virus from downloading on your PC?
Systemcare-antivirus.org is a malicious website that only promotes and sells System Care Antivirus virus. Computer users shouldn’t be tricked by this useless product and get it downloaded it on your computer. It is absolutely a dreadful disaster for computer users. Once being compromised, your computer will start to work weirdly. Users attacked by this malware start finding themselves redirected to malicious Systemcare-antivirus.org website randomly where they get the option of downloading System Care Antivirus. This is a rogue program even though it claim it is a powerful antispyware that can protect your computer and your privacy while ensuring optimal system performance with the ability to locate, eliminate and prevent the widest range of spyware threats. In fact, it will never protect you from cyber threats, for it is a big threat itself and may cause irrevocable damage to your system.
If you accept it installed, it proceeds to load itself as a startup program and scan your computer automatically. After that, it displays lots of misleading popup alert messages and fake system scan results to scare users and push them to buying this useless software. It will also block any legitimate security programs already installed on the system which may lead to its removal. Besides, this virus can download virus and malware into the system making your computer even more prone to dangerous and harmful cyber threats. No matter how trusty System Care Antivirus looks like, don’t download or pay for the so called “full version.” This program won’t eliminate any threats but only infect your machine further with more cyber intruders. The malicious activity of Systemcare-antivirus.org hijacker should be ignored and eliminate System Care Antivirus is the first thing you need to do so as to secure the stability and normal operation of your infected PC.
Note: System Care Antivirus can be installed on your computer without your permission or users may install it from Systemcare-antivirus.org mistakenly.
There are so many ways can lead this malware to get inside the computer, but most of the time it is beyond your knowledge.
1> It can be downloaded via malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites.
2> It may be installed through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks.
3> It can get into your system if you have ever clicked some malicious ads or visited some malicious sites, as well as opened unknown downloaded files.
1. Reboot your computer to safe mode with networking. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8” key constantly.
2. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
3. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press the “Start” button and then choose the option “Run”. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\protector.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System ‘DisableTaskMgr’ = 0
Systemcare-antivirus.org is absolutely a dangerous website which is an accessory part of the notorious fake anti-spyware program called System Care Antivirus. The nasty virus takes control your computer completely and blocks many basic system services. For example, you are forcibly to run the bogus security scan of System Care Antivirus whenever you boot the computer, and then you are redirected to Systemcare-antivirus.org which looks like a trusted website and lures you to buy the rogue to get rid of all Trojans that the scan shows you. This scanner is programmed to report a number of infections that are claimed to ‘reside’ on the PC and can’t be removed by any other program but System Care Antivirus. It can also be predetermined that according to fabricated popup ads displayed on Systemcare-antivirus.org website you will be offered installing this scam for free. For no reason should you trust this software since it is a hoax. Therefore, users should never download System Care Antivirus from Systemcare-antivirus.org or other relevant websites that promote this software.
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Published by & last updated on April 14, 2013 5:14 am