XP defender 2013 is a new member from rogue antivirus family. Be familiar with its brother Win 7 defender 2013 rogue program, XP defender 2013 has different interface with Win defender 2013. But they have same goal with cheating people into their scam. They make up like a real security tool that helps you remove the virus in your computer that is not exist exactly. Many people fall into its scam since its look-real interface. To make everything real, XP defender 2013 shows numerous fake messages like:
Beware! Spyware infection was found. Your system security is at risk. Private information may get stolen, and your PC activity may get monitored. Click for an anti-spyware scan.
XP Defender 2013 Alert
Internet Connection alert!
Suspicious network activity detected!
Malware infection is possible!
XP Defender 2013 Alert
Unknown programs is scanning your system registry right now! Identity theft detected!
The most important thing computer victim should do is removing this malicious virus and fixing your computer. This rogue program is promoted in two ways. The first way is using fake online antivirus scanners to state that your computer is infected and then prompt you to download a file that will install the infection. The second is that XP defender 2013 attempts to exploit defects in programs that you are running on your computer to install the infection without your permission. To get rid of such threat, this rogue program will persuade you buy its security tool and claim that it is the only tool can handle such threat. In fact, it is a scam and there is no real security service.
Once this nasty rogue malware installed into your computer system, it will start to run automatically when computer victim starts computer Windows. Then this virus will display numerous fake scan and then stating there are numerous unsafe infections in your computer. The virus will use tactics to convince victim to buy its antivirus program. If you attempt to use the program to remove these infections, you will be definitely cheated. This is a scam as the scan results are all false. In fact, there are no any infected files exist on your computer. Therefore, please just ignore the scan results and do not buy anything this virus provided. This rogue malware will also hijack many applications of the infected computer. It will terminate your executable when you run it; it also will hijack the Windows Task Manager and Registry editor so that you could not open these programs normally and instead of the rogue’s control screen. These infections will take full control of your computer and cause many problem.
Step 1: Restart your infected computer. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8” key constantly. Use the arrow keys to highlight the “Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press ENTER.
Step 2: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the associated processes. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.
C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data
Step 4: Delete malicious registry entries.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
XP defender 2013 virus Removal Guide is As Similar As Windows Maintenance Guard virus.
To sum up: From the above passage, you can realize XP Defender 2013 infection is turning to be a dangerous rogue program. The main threat of this malware is that it pretends to be a security tool to cheat you into purchasing its false product. This rogue program cannot be completely removed by antivirus. It is also bundled with numerous virus and malware. It is designed to escape the antivirus software which this virus creates many files and hide them under system folders. The rogue program can disable your antivirus and your other applications. Therefore, it is important to remove it immediately before it makes you lose money and makes your computer crash. If you encounter difficulties to handle this virus according to above passage, your computer may be infected with its variant of this virus. Manual removal is a hard work with great risk. You need to remove all the virus infected files and registry entries manually. If you have not sufficient expertise in dealing with program files,.dll files and registry entries, it may lead to mistake damaging your system. If you have some problem dealing with this fake virus manually, you are welcome to contact with YooCare 24/7 Online Expert anytime you are available. YooCare will help you with any kind of PC problem.
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Published by David MicKinney & last updated on June 8, 2013 5:58 pm