Can’t get rid of Internet Security Protection virus that keeps popping up fake alerts and popups from Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8? Why this program installs itself without your permission? How to uninstall it even if it doesn’t list in Control Panel?
The Internet Security Protection Virus belongs to Rogue Program which is an increasingly common online threat that is duping users all over the world to part with their hard-earned cash. Also known as Internet Security Plus Virus, Internet Security Premium Virus, this phony internet security suite looks good enough to be true, but it isn’t. It is a rogue program which uses scare tactics by only showing innocent users fake reports, misleading them to pay for its useless product so as to rip off their money.
This nasty virus only has one single goal – destroy your computer and sweep out your bank account. At first, it will load itself as a startup program and scan your computer automatically once installed. What comes next is that a large number of viruses and infections are displayed on your screen by this fake security tool, showing your security status is at risk. If you try to click Remove threats, you will be redirected to the page that asking you to activate and pay for Internet Security Protection full version first. Apparently, this is a crap that won’t help you solve any computer problems because all the reports are non-existent. This tricky program hopes to win your trust by looking and sounding like the legitimate security suite but in reality it doesn’t provide you any real functions to protect your PC.
As long as it gets inside, it can modify system settings and harm your data. It also can create numerous folders with random names that will occupy the resource of your PC and make it run slowly. More than that, Internet Security Protection blocks you from accessing your programs, Internet and task manager etc. Remember this is a well-designed hoax which uses fake scanners in order to rob your money. Thus, you have to uninstall Internet Security Protection without any hesitation because any delay in removing this virus could lead to system crash.
It can bypass the legit security tools and destroy your computer secretly.
It prevents you from opening some application because the files are corrupted.
It can make your browser redirected to all kinds of malicious websites.
It is able to allow remote hacker access the compromised system for illicit purpose.
We kindly remind you that system restore is not a wise choice to remove such rogue program. Many computer users found that after they did a system restore, things are going to be worse. Not only did the computers freeze, but also lose their precious data. Furthermore, the virus may be still in the computer and made chaos secretly. Hence, it is recommended that using the manual approach below to get rid of Internet Security Protection malware as soon as possible.
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:
Everyday many bogus antivirus and security applications like this one called Internet Security Protection are released and pushed to unsuspecting users through various delivery channels. Thus, lots of computers users are curious that why this type of virus has the ability to invade the computer even though they have installed antivirus programs to protect a computer. In fact, this is a tricky malware that uses an advance way to disable your security tool, and it blocks you from accessing programs, task manager and registry editors. As mentioned above, we can know this virus basically deceives users by giving false positives in its scans to ascertain its usefulness, it is suggested users to remove Internet Security Protection before it causes irreparable damages.
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Published by & last updated on June 15, 2013 8:22 am