How to remove Windows Abnormality Checker?
What is Windows Abnormality Checker?
Windows Abnormality Checker is the rogue anti-spyware that was released by Fake Vimes, the group of scammers who seek to increase their income a little bit. In order to make the money, they firstly create a need of their licensed remover, so they display fake alerts and security scanners reporting about numerous viruses detected. The trialware of Windows Abnormality Checker does the same thing: it starts ‘checking’ the system for malware and additionally returns fake results saying that there are dangerous viruses detected. However, all those keyloggers or trojans are harmless system files that are reported by Windows Abnormality Checker for the only reason – to make you scared and push you into purchasing its license. Keep in mind that Windows Abnormality Checker is a fake anti-virus that must be removed from the system without any delay.
Don’t think that you can’t be infected by this rogue anti-spyware. Windows Abnormality Checker gets on the system unexpected and without asking users permission. It simply uses trojan horses that spot vulnerabilities in the Operating System and, additionally, upload malicious files that are needed for this fake anti-virus. Besides,thanks to some unnoticeable modifications, this rogue is also set to start as soon as PC is rebooted and additionally displays such or similar alerts that should never be trusted:
Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet
C:\program files\internet explorer\iexplore.exe
is suspected to have infected your PC. This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.
Attempt to modify Registry key entries detected.
Registry entry analysis recommended.
Warning! Spambot detected!
Attention! A spambot sending viruses from your e-mail has been detected on your PC.
Keylogger ativity detected. System information security is at risk.
It is recommended to activate protection and run a full system scan.
Like it has been already said, all these alerts and scanners displayed by Windows Abnormality Checker must be ignored because they may be reporting about legitimate files that are important for your computer’s functionality. The idea of doing this is really simple – malware seeks to convince you to believe that false information and then pushes you into purchasing its licensed version. However, we highly recommend to remove Windows Abnormality Checker instead of paying for its license. For that you will only need to run a full system scan with reputable anti-spyware, like Spyhunter or Spyware Doctor (2012 version). Fake-registering this rogue with serial 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0020 might make installation of removal software easier. Keep in mind that if not eliminated, this malware will initiate annoying google redirections and may even download more malware on your computer. This version of FakeVimes rogue might be distributed with other parasites so I recommend scanning your PC with anti-malware program even if you delete the files manually.
Do not forget to delete registry keys of Windows Abnormality Checker. Although they cannot re-download parasites directly, leaving them will keep antivirus programs disabled.
Video HowTO on Windows Abnormality Checker removal
Windows Abnormality Checker is Extremely dangerous
Windows Abnormality Checker may spread via Trojans
Windows Abnormality Checker may display fake security messages
Windows Abnormality Checker may install additional spyware to your computer
Windows Abnormality Checker may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Windows Abnormality Checker violates your privacy and compromises your security
for Windows Abnormality Checker detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like Windows Abnormality Checker and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Windows Abnormality Checker screenshots
Manual Windows Abnormality Checker removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Windows Abnormality Checker, 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 Windows Abnormality Checker processes:
Remove these Windows Abnormality Checker Registry Entries:
Remove these Windows Abnormality Checker files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Windows Abnormality Checker infected files and get help in Windows Abnormality Checker removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing Windows Abnormality Checker and similar threats.
Windows Abnormality Checker 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 Windows Abnormality Checker can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads Windows Abnormality Checker trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, Windows Abnormality Checker offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, Windows Abnormality Checker 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 Windows Abnormality Checker, 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 Windows Abnormality Checker, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as Windows Abnormality Checker, is nearly impossible to remove manually.