Win Defender 2009 - How To Remove?


WinDefender 2009 is a new version of WinDefender 2008 malware. The name of this fraud sounds similar to the well know Windows Defender antispyware and this fact helps WinDefender to trick people. Don’t fall for this strategy: Win Defender 2009 is not related to Windows operating systems nor it has something to do with Microsoft Corp.

WinDefender2009 is distributed by trojans. The trojans load system tray alerts that warn people about remote attacks or infections detected. If user clicks on such a pop-up, he is redirected to one of several fraudulent websites that sell copies of WinDefender 2009.  If user downloads WinDefender2009, he receives even more pop-ups and demands to purchase full version of Win Defender 2009. The full version is just a lure as it doesn’t even exist.

WinDefender 2009 may seem to be legitimate application because it mimics computer scan and reports infections. However, these actions are only imitation of a functional anti-spyware. Ironically, it only locates the trojans that promote Win Defender 2009.

Do not waste your money and time for WinDefender 2009. It is a scam and it should be removed as soon as possible. Block using your HOSTS file.

Automatic Win Defender 2009 removal tools

Note: Reimage trial provides detection of parasites and assists in their removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.  We might be affiliated with some of these programs. Full information is available in disclosure

Manual removal


Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Win Defender 2009, 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 Reimage or other tools found on


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October 31, 2008 09:46, October 31, 2008 09:46

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