XP Protection 2013 - How to remove?
What is XP Protection 2013?
XP Protection 2013 is a rogue antivirus program that was designed by cyber criminals who are looking for ways to get some money with no big effort. The program pretend to be a reputable security tool, but in fact it’s a malicious application that only seeks to swindle your money away. It belongs to one of the biggest families of rogue programs – Braviax. If you have noticed this application your computer, you should remove it as soon as possible.
XP Protection 2013 infiltrates into computers using Trojan viruses. It makes few modifications in your Windows Registry blocking most of your legitimate programs and even Task Manager. The program loads its fake scanner with each system reboot. Once it stops simulating system scan, the program displays a bunch of files and reports them as infections. It also recommends removing them with a full version of XP Protection 2013 which you have to pay for. That’s how its creators are getting money.
Additionally, it will generate tons of security notifications or pop up messages saying that your computer has been infected by a Trojan virus or there is some other risk for your private details. Each such message will be follow by an offer to immediately remove infections with XP Protection 2013 or you will be somehow redirected to another message which promotes this badware. As you see the program does everything to make you pay money for it. Here are couple of the messages you can receive:
Spyware intrusion detected. Your system is infected. System integrity is at risk. Private data can be stolen by third parties, including credit card details and passwords. Click here to perform a security repair.
System security threat was detected. Viruses and/or spyware may be damaging your system now. Prevent infection and data loss or stealing by running a free security scan.
Do not fall for this scam. Remove XP Protection 2013 from your computer immediately after noticing its first traces. Use a reputable antispyware program, for example, Spyhunter or any other security tool that you trust. If you have paid for this scam already, please contact your credit card company and dispute the charges as soon as you can.
Automatic XP Protection 2013 removal tools
Manual XP Protection 2013 removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove XP Protection 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 StopZilla 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 XP Protection 2013 infected files and get help in XP Protection 2013 removal by using StopZilla scanner.