How to remove AntiSpyware Protector?
What is AntiSpyware Protector?
AntiSpyware Protector is a new rogue anti-spyware program – a fake spyware remover, which uses trojans, such as the infamous Zlob or Vundo, to enter the system. This parasite uses disinformation to mislead the user into purchasing it’s "licensed version".
Once inside and active, AntiSpyware Protector will flood the user with popups and fake system notifications, supposedly to inform him of an infection or multiple infections present on the system. While this information may coincidentally be true, AntiSpyware Protector has neither the ability to detect nor remove infections. AntiSpyware Protector will also try to fool the user by performing fake system scans, which produce highly exaggerated results.
AntiSpyware Protector is a scam and should be treated as such: do NOT download or buy it and block it’s homepage using your HOSTS file.
AntiSpyware Protector is Extremely dangerous
AntiSpyware Protector may spread via Trojans
AntiSpyware Protector may display fake security messages
AntiSpyware Protector may install additional spyware to your computer
AntiSpyware Protector may repair its files, spread or update by itself
AntiSpyware Protector violates your privacy and compromises your security
for AntiSpyware Protector detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like AntiSpyware Protector and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Manual AntiSpyware Protector removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove AntiSpyware Protector, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Spyhunter or other malware and spyware removal applications found on 2-viruses.com.
Stop these AntiSpyware Protector processes:
Remove these AntiSpyware Protector Registry Entries:
Remove these AntiSpyware Protector files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other AntiSpyware Protector infected files and get help in AntiSpyware Protector removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing AntiSpyware Protector and similar threats.
AntiSpyware Protector is classified as Rogue Anti-Spyware. After infecting a user’s system, it proceeds to scare its victim into buying the “product” by displaying fake security messages, stating that your computer is infected with spyware and only AntiSpyware Protector can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads AntiSpyware Protector trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, AntiSpyware Protector offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, AntiSpyware Protector does not only fix the errors, but it also takes the user’s money and may even install additional spyware into the victim’s computer.
Some Rogue Anti-Spyware, such as AntiSpyware Protector, may offer users to buy it after the victim clicks on a banner or a pop-up while surfing the internet. Usually, a Trojan is installed to a victim’s computer after clicking on the advertisement. It then proceeds to download or even install AntiSpyware Protector, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as AntiSpyware Protector, is nearly impossible to remove manually.