FileFix Professional 2009 - How To Remove?

Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware

FileFix Professional 2009 is a fake file decrypter. This parasite may seem like yet another rogue, but is actually one of the first or even the first rogue, which uses extortion, rather than intimidation, to make money. FileFix Professional 2009 makes it’s way to the system by employing the infamous Vundo trojan, which we’ve seen take part in many rogue scams to date.

The thing about FileFix Professional 2009 is that it doesn’t lie to you by saying your system is damaged in one way or another, no, instead, it uses malware pushed by Vundo to encrypt personal files (.jpg, .pdf, .mp3, you name it), and prompts you to pay for the “full version” in order to decrypt them. As a guarantee that it works, the trial version of FileFix Professional 2009 will decrypt one file.

FileFix Professional 2009 is a scam and should be treated as such: do NOT download or buy it and block it’s homepage ( using your HOSTS file. To decrypt any files and for more technical details, check here.

Automatic FileFix Professional 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 FileFix Professional 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


FileFix Professional 2009 screenshots


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I am an attentive virus researcher. My interests include discussions about deceptive online content and rogue software applications. All of our goal is to minimize the risks that many people encounter during browsing and help them figure out the main hints that might indicate that a program or a website is of a fraudulent nature.

March 23, 2009 18:08, May 13, 2009 17:46

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