Security Shield 2010 - How To Remove?

Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware

Security Shield 2010 is one more rogue security application that secretly enters computer systems in order to trick their users and make them purchase a fake program. The application uses backdoor methods and infiltrates into any computer with a help of Trojan viruses. Security Shield 2010 is activated right after computer is rebooted. The same routine is repeated with each computer restart.

Security Shield 2010 performs every action of a legitimate security tool. At first, it loads a scanner in order to simulate system scan. The program even displays a list of threats, in fact reporting random files as infections. Then Security Shield 2010 tells you to purchase its full version as only this version of a program is able to fix the threats detected.

Moreover, the program causes browser hijacks which means that you may constantly be redirected to the websites promoting Security Shield 2010. This is done only in order to make you pay for Security Shield 2010. Besides, these websites are full of other dangerous infections. The same must be said about security notifications and pop up messages that will definitely accompany every step you make on your computer. These alerts are also a consequence of Security Shield 2010 activity and they do not provide any true information.

Beware that Security Shield 2010 is not a program worth trusting. It only seeks to rip computer users off without providing any real services. Make sure to remove Security Shield 2010 as soon as you detect its traces on your computer. If you have paid for it already, immediately contact your bank and dispute the charges.

Automatic Security Shield 2010 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 Security Shield 2010, 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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August 20, 2010 15:03, February 25, 2011 22:36

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