How to remove Peak Protection 2010?
What is Peak Protection 2010?
Peak Protection 2010 is another fraud application pushed to computer systems through fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert Trojan. It’s one of the most dangerous infections at the moment as it was noticed spreading even on some reputable websites. Once you click on the ad that was created to promote Peak Protection 2010, you are either redirected to the official website o the program where you will be pushed into purchasing it, or the program runs a scanner and performs system scan by itself without your permission or will. In any case you will end up with a suggestion to purchase Peak Protection 2010 in order to ensure your system a better security.
In case Peak Protection 2010 performs system scan, once it finishes, a list of infected files is displayed. Unfortunately, it is not a list of real system threats. The same list will be provided after running system scan both on completely clear or infected system just because Peak Protection is not able to detect anything. Basically, the program displays some random files or files that do not exist, just to create an illusion the system is infected. Then it offers purchasing its full version by promising to remove the detected threats.
If the program redirects to a website promoting Peak Protection 2010 you will face the same pressure to purchase the program as it will be presented as the best security solution ever. There is probably no need to say that once inside this rogue causes tons of damage to your system and shows such alerts:
The application iexplore.exe was launched successfully but it was forced to shut down due to security reasons.
This happened because the application was infected by a malicious program which might pose a threat for the OS.
It is highly recommended to install the necessary heuristic module and perform a full scan of your computer to exterminate malicious programs from it.
It is highly recommended to get rid of Peak Protection 2010 as soon as you notice its very first traces on your computer. If it happened to you to purchase this fake program, do not hesitate to contact your credit card company and dispute the charges.
Peak Protection 2010 is Extremely dangerous
Peak Protection 2010 may spread via Trojans
Peak Protection 2010 may display fake security messages
Peak Protection 2010 may install additional spyware to your computer
Peak Protection 2010 may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Peak Protection 2010 violates your privacy and compromises your security
for Peak Protection 2010 detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like Peak Protection 2010 and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Peak Protection 2010 screenshots
Manual Peak Protection 2010 removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Peak Protection 2010, 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 Peak Protection 2010 processes:
Remove these Peak Protection 2010 Registry Entries:
Remove these Peak Protection 2010 files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Peak Protection 2010 infected files and get help in Peak Protection 2010 removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing Peak Protection 2010 and similar threats.
Peak Protection 2010 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 Peak Protection 2010 can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads Peak Protection 2010 trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, Peak Protection 2010 offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, Peak Protection 2010 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 Peak Protection 2010, 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 Peak Protection 2010, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as Peak Protection 2010, is nearly impossible to remove manually.