PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert makes me freaked out as it keeps popping up on your screen asking you to activate its registered version to clean your computer. Is it a real and licensed program as stated? How does it automatically install in my computer even if I don’t ask for? Will it be harmful to my system? How to completely uninstall this fake anti-spyware from my computer? Any idea will do me a great favor.
PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert is identified as a fake anti-virus software that automatically installs in the target computer when you visit malicious websites, open risky email attachments or download hazardous freeware without any caution. As soon as this fake software installs in your system, it will pop up on your screen every time you launch your system. Many computer users may be tricked by this rogue program as its interface is quite similar to licensed software. However, it is not a beneficial or useful program that will keep your computer clean as it stated. This rogue program obtain similar tricky tactics to lure computer victims into purchasing its so-called licensed copy for threat removal in order to help them clean their computers, just as another fake software Vista Total Security 2013 does. For your sake of your computer environment, you should take steps to uninstall this harmful fake anti-spyware from the infected system promptly other than install its non-existing activated version.
This rogue program is distributed by cyber hackers to damage the target computer and collect money from those unwary victims. Once this rogue program pops up on your computer, it pretends to offer different functions for you to scan your computer such as Internet security, personal security and firewall and so on. If you try to scan your PC, you will get a warning message asking you to registered and activate the product so that you can use it for PC scan and threat removal. Unfortunately, many computer users are so worried and stuck in a never that they sign up and purchase the product of this fake anti-virus software aiming at regaining a clean computer. Providing that you purchase and activate this rogue program, you will just pay the money in vain and leave your computer damaged terribly. As this rogue program is not from legitimate party but a risky computer infection that endangers your computer and fools you to purchase its product. Never keep the trial version or activate the registered version of PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert but uninstall it from your computer completely.
Generally, this rogue program takes your computer at great risk as it enables remote access to the contaminated system for cyber criminals to steal your personal and sensitive information aggressively. It automatically runs itself and takes up your CPU usage to slow down your system performance. Besides, it exploits your system leaks to bring additional threats to your system without any knowledge. Further damages including computer freezing and system crash easily occurs to your computer if you leave the fake firewall program in your computer too long. Since this harmful rogue program blocks functions of your security protection, then you will need to remove this stubborn rogue program in a manual way.
Although this tricky virus can escape the scan of legitimate antivirus program, it also can be picked up by its symptoms.
1. Your computer will be much slower than before just like crawl which make you really upset.
2. Some malware you never saw before will be downloaded automatically after you turned on your computer.
3. You can find that your computer resources are highly consumed.
4. You will be kicked off the needed website quickly and then receive its pop up immediately.
5. Sometimes you may find that your keyboard likes dead because you can’t do anything on it.
6. In your system, you can receive some random files with a long name. However, these files not belong to you.
Many computer users may find it hardly to remove this PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert from the infected system via their advanced anti-virus software. In fact, this rogue program also blocks your security applications to prevent them from taking effective. As soon as your anti-virus software is disabled, it won’t function normally to help you detect or delete any type of computer threats. In that case, some victims may be too scared and worried that they just sign up and pay money to use the activated version of this fake anti-spyware in purpose of cleaning their computers. However, it is a non-existing anti-virus program but a risky computer infection that does great harm to the target computer. Don’t keep this trial version of fake program or install its supposedly registered version, otherwise you will lose your money and leave your computer damaged miserably. Since your advanced anti-virus software is blocked by the fake anti-virus software, then manual removal is highly appreciated. Besides, neither PC store nor a local technician will help you remove the fake anti-spyware effectively. In this case, PC experts online will help you uninstall this malicious rogue software from your system completely.
1. Restart your PC before windows launches, tap “F8” constantly. Choose“Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press Enter key.
2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together and stop PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.
3. Delete associated files from your PC completely as follows:
4. Search for all related registry entries infected by Internet Security 2013 infection and wipe them out:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”
5. Reboot the computer to normal mode when the above steps are done.
As the above mentioned, we learn that PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert is a bogus anti-spyware that lures unknown computer users into keeping it and even activate its supposedly registered version to regain clean computer environment as it claims. No matter how real the interface of this rogue program seems, you should not pay any money to activate the non-existing registered version of this fake software and even install it in your computer. Neither the trial version nor the so-called registered version of this rogue program will help you obtain a clean computer. Because this rogue program reports a fake scan result only to pilfer money from unwary users. It is nothing useful but a risky rogue program that corrupts your system, files and normal programs terribly. Furthermore, it attacks your real anti-virus software to bypass its detection, so manual removal is required. If you uninstall the rogue program by yourself with no success, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online to help you remove the fake anti-spyware from your computer completely.
Friendly Reminder:If you still find it difficult to follow the removal guide above smoothly, please contact YooCare: PC experts 24/7 online will offer you the most effective tech support to remove PC Defender 360 Firewall Alert virus completely.
Published by & last updated on August 14, 2013 10:21 am