Total Anti Malware Protection - How to remove?
What is Total Anti Malware Protection?
Total Anti Malware Protection is new clone of VirusDoctor family of rogues. These rogues mimic design of microsoft security programs and displays that they are Microsoft certified partner to convince one that they are legitimate. However, Total Anti-Malware Protection is far from legitimate. It is a scam targeting your wallet. The trick is relatively simple. First, the Total Anti-Malware Protection distributing trojan has to find a way into your PC. This can be done either through exploits in infected websites, some “useful” download, update, or movie, or just using good old email spam. Next, this rogue will install and start “scanning” your PC on each system startup and show various alerts to convince you that your system is badly infected with viruses. The goal is to force you to pay some money for this useless program.
Total Anti-Malware Protection alerts might look scary indeed:
Attention! xx infected files detected!
Scan Result: Your computer is infected!
Recommended: click “Remove All” button to erase all infected files and protect your PC
Warning! Virus Detected
Threat Detected: Trojan-Spy.HTML.BankFraud.ra
Recommended: Please click “Remove All” button to erase all infected files and protect your PC.
Your PC may still be infected with dangerous viruses. Total Anti-Malware nProtectio protection is needed to prevent data loss and avoid theft of your personal data and credit card details. Click here to activate protection.
Pressing on them, will initiate a system scan by Total Anti-Malware Protection which will result in detecting multiple infections. Well… most of the infections detected should produce some symptoms, but many PC users might thing these found parasites are for real. You should not trust rogue scan results, but confirm with real anti-malware program.
Additionally, the family Total Anti-Malware Protection comes from is well-known for blocking legitimate antivirus programs from running. This is done by implementing multiple rules in PC registry to make some file execution impossible. Luckily, it does not block 2012 Spyware Doctor fresh install and Spyhunter, which is anti-malware program. You can use these programs to remove Total Anti-Malware Protection from your PC.
If you still got problems to install and run antivirus or anti-malware programs, try remove the rogue manually, or fake-register it using codes:
After you get rid of Total Anti-Malware protection, clean up your hosts file.
Video guide on how to remove Total Anti Malware Protection
Automatic Total Anti Malware Protection removal tools
Manual Total Anti Malware Protection removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Total Anti Malware Protection, 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 tools found on 2-viruses.com.
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Total Anti Malware Protection infected files and get help in Total Anti Malware Protection removal by using Spyhunter scanner.