How to remove Vista Antivirus Plus 2013?
What is Vista Antivirus Plus 2013?
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 is a fake antivirus program that belongs to FakeRean family of rogue antiviruses. The program enters random computer systems over Trojan viruses without users’ consent. It is interesting that this badware attacks exclusively those systems that run Windows Vista. However, if you are using other versions of Windows, it doesn’t mean that you are safe. The creators of Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 have also created other version of this badware – Win 7 Antivirus Plus 2013 and XP Antivirus Plus 2013.
Once the application gets inside, it runs its fake scanner. This happens every time you restart your computer. Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 warns that your computer is at risk. It generates a list of infections that are supposedly harming your machine and asks to remove them with a full version of Vista Antivirus Plus 2013. In fact it only seeks to get your money.
In addition to a fake scanner you will also see various security notifications and pop up ads which will make the situation of your system look even worse. Here is one of the messages that you may get:
Review recent messages and resolve problems
Action Center has detected one or more issues for you to review.
Virus protection (Important)
XP Antivirus Plus 2013 reports that it is turned off
Turn on now
Turn off message about virus protection
You are highly advised to remove Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 from your system as soon as you can. Anti-malware programs proven better results at removing rogue like this one. To install them, press start->run and enter anti-malware program URL like http://www.2-viruses.com/downloads/spyhunter-i.exe . Press continue unprotected and the download will start even if you can’t navigate anywhere. Rename the executable to .com, or you will not be able to launch it as well. Once you launch spyhunter, the malware process will close and you will be able to fully scan your system or delete its files manually.
Here a deletion video guide how to remove another rogue program form the same family as Vista Antivirus Plus 2013:
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 is Extremely dangerous
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 may spread via Trojans
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 may display fake security messages
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 may install additional spyware to your computer
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 violates your privacy and compromises your security
for Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Manual Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Vista Antivirus Plus 2013, 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 Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 processes:
Remove these Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 infected files and get help in Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 and similar threats.
Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 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 Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 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 Vista Antivirus Plus 2013, 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 Vista Antivirus Plus 2013, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as Vista Antivirus Plus 2013, is nearly impossible to remove manually.