Is your computer infected with Win 7 Anti-Spyware 2013 virus? This belongs to a dangerous rogue anti-spyware you must be aware about. If you are suffering from this virus, follow the manual guide below to remove this fake antivirus program instantly.
Win 7 Anti-Spyware 2013 is a nasty rogue program and its clones are mainly known because they can adapt to different operating systems. It registers self on the system without getting the permission from you. A virus or Trojan usually drops it on the PC by taking advantage of security and software flaws.
Once it is running in the background, it will attempt to launch itself automatically and doesn’t offer any way to turn this ‘feature’ off. By showing up numbers security errors and viruses, it will attempt to scare the victim into purchasing a fake anti-virus program to solve this issue. However, no matter how it boasts of itself, it will never protect you from cyber threats, for it is a big threat itself and may cause irrevocable damage to your system. Don’t be taken in this scam. The malware will block you from running of any programs on your computer. It also prevents access to Internet particularly anti-virus web sites. It is extremely destructive as through fake alerts further harms your PC. Thus, it is a must to uninstall Win 7 Anti-Spyware 2013 once upon detection.
* At the first beginning, this rogue program will run a scan automatically when you start Windows, and the results of the scan are always the same. It claims that your computer is heavily infected and compromised by malware and spyware. And if you want to get rid of all these viruses, you only need to purchase the full version. Besides, each time when you try to launch a program, it pops up fake security alert to block you from accessing. Many victims are fooled by it due to its tricky actions, this fake anti-virus can not give you any security at all. You should get rid of this virus as soon as possible to minimize the damage it brings to your computer.
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 this 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:
Win 7 Anti-Spyware 2013 is another bogus security product from the same group who has stolen money from many computer users. The first thing you can see after being infected is that it initiates a system scan with each system start-up. And then false warning messages are shown reporting certain security threats or problems associated with your computer. Finally, it asks you to purchase its full version in order to remove all the threats. Smart users should know how malicious and tricky the virus is and never trust this program can help you remove viruses. It is undoubtedly a useless product. It causes your computer slowing down and even crashing constantly. Therefore, users should remove Win 7 Anti-Spyware 2013 virus as early as possible.
Published by Sarah Poehler & last updated on June 8, 2013 8:58 am