I get the PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro program when I install a free program online. Now this program keeps asking me to do a scan and pay a full version. Each time when I try to open any programs, this PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro program will pop up and say that the program I want to open in infected. Is that real? Do I suffer a virus infection? How can I remove this program completely from my computer?
PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro Program is totally a fake anti-virus that attack the victims by many ways. Usually the virus maker will plant this fake anti-virus program to some free programs so that it can be the attachment and it can be installed to the victims’ PCs. The unknown webpage, forum and infected E-mail attachment can contain the fake program as well. Like other kinds of these fake anti-virus programs, it cheats the victims by acting as a real anti-virus program, if the victims don’t know nothing about this rough program, it may regard it as a useful tool that can help them clean their PCs. However, only this rough program can to is to mess up your system settings and steal your information. This fake anti-virus program can not be trusted at all. It has become one of the most terrible program on the Internet. It needs to be removed completely before it causes the further damage on the infected PC.
In general, once PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro program installed to one PC, this rough program will keep asking the victims to do a scan, if the victims start the scam by this rough program, it will show lots of fake messages like Trojan horse, Worm and Malware on the infected machine. The naive victims may be cheated by what it shows because they don’t know that it is a fake anti-virus program. Then this virus will tell you that only you purchase the full version of this program can it solve all the problems on your PC, this is the way which virus maker collects money and information from the victims. In fact, all the problems shown on the PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro program are fake, they are created to scare and cheat the victims so that they will believe their PCs are in troubles. Your PC is normal except this rough program infection. What is more, every time when you try to open a .exe process, this fake anti-virus program will stop it from running and keep asking to pay its full version. It has the ability to change the settings on the infected PC which make you annoyed. That is the reason it should be removed as soon as possible.
Most Characteristic of this infection:
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 Doctor Antivirus Virus 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:
PC Utilities Pro-Optimizer Pro program is a big fake anti-virus program that can do damage on the infected PC, once it starts it working, any .exe process can be forbidden, that means your real anti-virus can not work normally to get rid of it. What is worse, it can open a backdoor process so that the hijackers can get into your PC without permission, account;’s number, password, important E-mail and files can be stolen easily by the virus maker. So it is better to remove this fake anti-virus program via manual removal way. Do not be fooled by it, this fake anti-virus can do anything they can to damage your PC, it needs to be removed completely.
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Published by & last updated on August 20, 2013 10:46 am