How to remove Disk Antivirus Professional?
What is Disk Antivirus Professional?
Disk Antivirus Professional is a rogue antivirus program from WinWebSec family. It replaces System Progressive Protection and closely resembles other similar parasites. The program uses a fake scanner and imitates looking for infections on your computer while in fact it cannot detect anything. The rogue seeks to make you believe that your system contains a bunch of threats which can be removed if you purchase its full version. The truth is, the program has no useful functions but it earns money with these tricky statements.
Disk Antivirus Professional is distributed Trojans. It can infect PCs running Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems. It sneaks into the system by making you download some program that is said to be necessary to watch certain videos on the Internet or through hacked websites. The application also use fake online scanners which say that your computer is at risk and force you to purchase full version of the rogue. However, this fake AV does not has real parasite database and thus it is complete waste of your money.
In addition to this, the program disturbs normal functioning of your computer. It terminates your legitimate programs and states they are infected. A bunch of fake security alerts appear on your system with no reason and warn about the problems that you never had. These things are ver irritating and it completely stops your work. Have a look of a few messages that may appear on your computer screen if you got infected with Disk Antivirus Professional:
Disk Antivirus Warning
Your PC is still infected with dangerous viruses. Activate antivirus protection to prevent data loss and avoid the theft of your credit card details.
Warning: Your computer is infected
Detected spyware infection!
Click this message to install the last update of security software…
Security Monitor: WARNING!
Attention! System detected a potential hazard (TrojanSPM/LX) on your computer that may infect executable files. Your private information and PC safety is at risk.
To get rid of unwanted spyware and keep your computer safe your need to update your current security software.
Click Yes to download official intrusion detection system (IDS software).
Spyware.IEMonster activity detected. This is spyware that attempts to steal passwords from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Outlook and other programs.
Click here to remove it immediately with Disk Antivirus.
Ignore such notifications as they are just a part of Disk Antivirus Professional tactics to earn money. They are not related to the actually situation of your computer in any way. Computer hackers imply uses this tactics to get users confused. Do not pay for this scam program if you don’t want to lose your money. If you have already done that, immediately contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. Remove Disk Antivirus Professional from your system as soon as you can unit a reputable antispyware program, for example, Spyhunter.
You can try fake registering this program using this code: AA39754E-715219CE. If that doesn’t work, kill rogue processes by using automated process killer ( like Spyhunter installer (http://www.2-viruses.com/downloads/spyhunter-i.exe ). If this fails, rename the executable to .com extension and try again. Below you can check the video that explains how to get rid of Disk Antivirus Professional:
Disk Antivirus Professional is Extremely dangerous
Disk Antivirus Professional may spread via Trojans
Disk Antivirus Professional may display fake security messages
Disk Antivirus Professional may install additional spyware to your computer
Disk Antivirus Professional may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Disk Antivirus Professional violates your privacy and compromises your security
for Disk Antivirus Professional detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like Disk Antivirus Professional and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Disk Antivirus Professional screenshots
Manual Disk Antivirus Professional removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Disk Antivirus Professional, 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 Disk Antivirus Professional processes:
Remove these Disk Antivirus Professional Registry Entries:
Remove these Disk Antivirus Professional files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Disk Antivirus Professional infected files and get help in Disk Antivirus Professional removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing Disk Antivirus Professional and similar threats.
Disk Antivirus Professional 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 Disk Antivirus Professional can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads Disk Antivirus Professional trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, Disk Antivirus Professional offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, Disk Antivirus Professional 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 Disk Antivirus Professional, 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 Disk Antivirus Professional, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as Disk Antivirus Professional, is nearly impossible to remove manually.