How to remove PC Security Guardian?
What is PC Security Guardian?
PC Security Guardian is a rogue antispyware program that has the same origins as Security Guard, Smart Internet Protection 2011, Internet Security Essentials and many others. The program is installed with a help of Trojan viruses which also configure it to start automatically when the system is restarted.
Once inside, PC Security Guardian generates its fake scanner and pretends looking for infections. Later on it even provides you with a list of supposedly detected threats and then undoubtedly asks to pay for a full version of PC Security Guardian so that it could remove those infections. Here are the treats that PC Security Guardian may display after scanning your system: Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper, Virus.Win32.Fake.a, Trojan-Spy.HTMLSunfraud.a, Trojan-PSW.Win32.Delf.d, Virus.BAT.Gray.705, Virus.BAT.IBBM.ClsV, Trojan-IM.Win32.Faker.a and similar. Even though these a real infections, it doesn’t mean at all that any of them exist on your system. PC Security Guardian only attempts to scare you and swindle your money away.
In addition, the program will keep displaying various pop up messages and security alerts stating that your computer is badly infected and recommending scanning your system with PC Security Gardian. You may also find it difficult to open certain programs and instead receive warning messages saying that the file is infected. to make it clear, PC Security Gardian will do everything in order to convince you that your system is at risk and you must do something about it. For example:
Warning! Access conflict detected!
An unidentified program is trying to access system process address space.
Process Name: AllowedForm
Warning! Identity theft attempt detected
Memory access problem
WindowsErrorForm has encountered a problem at address 0x1FC408.
We are sorry for the inconvenience.
If you see this error again, operational information can be irrevocably lost.
In reality what you must do once found PC Security Guardian on your system is ignore all its scan results or security notifications and remove this application itself from your system. make sure to scan your computer with a reputable antispyware program, for example, Spyhunter or MBAM. This will definitely ensure that you will not miss any infections on your system. S!Ri has also provided a registry code of PC Security Guardian: U2FD-S2LA-H4KA-UEPB which will help to get rid of this badware.
PC Security Guardian is Extremely dangerous
PC Security Guardian may spread via Trojans
PC Security Guardian may display fake security messages
PC Security Guardian may install additional spyware to your computer
PC Security Guardian may repair its files, spread or update by itself
PC Security Guardian violates your privacy and compromises your security
for PC Security Guardian detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like PC Security Guardian and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
PC Security Guardian screenshots
Manual PC Security Guardian removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove PC Security Guardian, 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 PC Security Guardian processes:
Disable these PC Security Guardian DLL files::
Remove these PC Security Guardian Registry Entries:
Remove these PC Security Guardian files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other PC Security Guardian infected files and get help in PC Security Guardian removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing PC Security Guardian and similar threats.
PC Security Guardian 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 PC Security Guardian can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads PC Security Guardian trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, PC Security Guardian offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, PC Security Guardian 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 PC Security Guardian, 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 PC Security Guardian, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as PC Security Guardian, is nearly impossible to remove manually.