How to remove Windows Attacks Preventor?
What is Windows Attacks Preventor?
Windows Attacks Preventor is a dangerous virus that seeks your attention. In addition, the only reason why it was created is money that are additionally required on its alerts and notifications for its licensed version. Trying to create a need to purchase this version, malware firstly displays continuous system scanners and alerts reporting numerous viruses detected on the target PC. Note that these viruses are harmless system files that are dropped on your system as soon as Windows Attacks Preventor is installed there. In order to prevent its removal, Windows Attacks Preventor has also been found to hijack Windows Task Manager and Registry editor, so make sure you a run a full system scan with a reputable anti-spyware, such as Spyhunter, Hitman Pro , 2012 version of spyware doctor and remove Windows Attacks Preventor ASAP.
Windows Attacks Preventor hails from the same family as the fraudulent Windows Threats Destroyer, Windows Firewall Constructor or Windows Stability Guard that all look just like this latest update. In most of the cases users catch this malware by clicking a contagious link placed on some infected website or simply downloading fake updates foolishly required to be installed. The trojans that download and install this scamware, additionally change Windows registry so that its process would launch every time computer starts. Shortly afterwards, victims start getting continuous system scanners and alerts on their computers’ desktop, saying that there are numerous viruses found on their PCs. You should never get tricked by this lie and ignore all the alerts saying something like that:
Recomended: Please use secure encrypted protocol for torrent links.
Torrent link detected!
Receiving this notification means that you have violated the copyright laws. Using Torrent for downloading movies and licensed software shall be prosecuted and you may be sued for cybercrime and breach of law under the SOPA legislation.
Please register your copy of the AV to activate anonymous data transfer protocol through the torrent link.
Keylogger activity detected. System information security is at risk.
It is recommended to activate protection and run a full system scan.
Software without a digital signature detected.
Your system files are at risk. We strongly advise you to activate your protection.
Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet.
Windows Media Player Resources
C:\Windows\system32\dllcache\wmploc.dll is suspected to have infected your PC. This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.
As you can see, Windows Attacks Preventor displays only counterfeit scanners actively reporting invented threats on your computer, such as trojans, spyware and other kind of viruses. This false detection routine is additionally accompanied by recommendations to purchase its licensed version. If you fall for registering its commercial version, you will be able to finally see that Windows Attacks Preventor is useless and all its viruses reported on your desktop are faked and invented. Please, keep in mind that you must ignore Windows Attacks Preventor because it is a malware. In addition, don’t keep it on your PC – you have to remove Windows Attacks Preventor as soon as you notice it on your computer. We highly recommend you running a full system scan with reputable anti-spyware programs: Spyhunter, 2012 version of spyware doctor, Hitman Pro.
Windows Attacks Preventor is Extremely dangerous
Windows Attacks Preventor may spread via Trojans
Windows Attacks Preventor may display fake security messages
Windows Attacks Preventor may install additional spyware to your computer
Windows Attacks Preventor may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Windows Attacks Preventor violates your privacy and compromises your security
for Windows Attacks Preventor detection
Note: Spyhunter trial provides detection of parasite like Windows Attacks Preventor and assists in its removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.
Windows Attacks Preventor screenshots
Manual Windows Attacks Preventor removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Windows Attacks Preventor, 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 Attacks Preventor processes:
Disable these Windows Attacks Preventor DLL files::
Remove these Windows Attacks Preventor Registry Entries:
Remove these Windows Attacks Preventor files:
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Windows Attacks Preventor infected files and get help in Windows Attacks Preventor removal by using free Spyhunter scanner. It comes with free real-time protection module that helps preventing Windows Attacks Preventor and similar threats.
Windows Attacks Preventor 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 Attacks Preventor can help you to remove it after you download the trial version. As soon as the victim downloads Windows Attacks Preventor trial version, it pretends to scan your computer and shows a grossly exaggerated amount of non-existent errors. Then, Windows Attacks Preventor offers to buy the full version to fix these false errors. If the user agrees, Windows Attacks Preventor 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 Attacks Preventor, 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 Attacks Preventor, which is another way for Rogue Anti-Spyware to spread itself.
Most of rogue Anti-Spyware, such as Windows Attacks Preventor, is nearly impossible to remove manually.