Fake Antivirus Security Pro-causes actions and removal process

Fake Antivirus Security Pro-causes actions and removal process-Antivirus Security Pro, basically belonging to the WinWebSec family, is a rogue anti-spyware program. It has a large number of clones which are equally dangerous. Antivirus Security Pro as well as all its clones make unwanted changes to your computer setting to start the fake security application automatically each time your windows starts up. Please do not be fooled by the name of the program as its main goal for which it was created is to trick and instigate people to purchase the fake application by transferring money to the cyber criminals. Such program are categorized as scare-ware as they use scare tactics to make people believe that they are in serious trouble and are in the need of this product.


 How does the fake Antivirus Security Pro comes to your computer


·         Antivirus Security Pro targets users browsing Internet websites, and rely on social engineering to deliver its payload.
·         This infection is promoted through web sites that have been hacked with scripts that try to install the software by exploiting vulnerabilities on your computer.
·         It is also promoted through Trojans that pretend to be legitimate programs that are required to view an online video, but instead it will install the Antivirus Security Pro infection.

How does the fake Antivirus Security Pro work


·         Like other rogue anti-spyware programs such as System Fix, Windows Web Shield and many more, Antivirus Security Pro will prompt you with messages that malware hasbeen found in your system which needs quick attention.
·         Once Antivirus Security Pro starts up, It starts displaying a counterfeit analysis of the compromised computer.
·         This scan will claim that the your computer is severely infected by several viruses and Trojans.
·         When you try to use Antivirus Security Pro to remove these fake infections, It will display additional error messages claiming that downloading an expensive 'full version' of Antivirus Security Pro it is necessary to remove the infections.
·         This fake upgrade will prove totally useless as Antivirus Security Pro itself is also totally useless.
·         Antivirus Security Pro will tell you to purchase its full version costing between 59.99$ to 99.99$ which depends on the period for which you want your license.

How to get rid of fake Antivirus Security Pro


There are several methods to get rid of the Fake Antivirus Security Pro and you can get rid of it by using one of them –

Disable Fake Antivirus Security Pro using the activation key


You can use this activation key AA39754E-715219CE to stop Fake Antivirus Security Pro from displaying fake security alerts but please note that this is not a permanent solution and the Fake Antivirus Security Pro is still there in your computer. It has only stopped to display alerts.

Disable Fake Antivirus Security Pro manually, renaming its file


The Fake Antivirus Security Pro can be disabled manually by renaming its file but it will be difficult to locate the file because it installs the file with a different name in each computer, therefore, this process requires advance skills and even after renaming too the Fake Antivirus Security Pro is still there in your computer.

Disable Fake Antivirus Security Pro restoring your system to an earlier date


Restoring  your system to an earlier date may help you but please note that restoring your system to an earlier date will keep all user data intact but any program installed after the date you restore your computer will be removed.

Remove Fake Antivirus Security Pro with antimalware/antivirus


The best solution to Remove Fake Antivirus Security Pro is to remove it with the help of a reliable antimalware/antivirus. Please run a complete system scan and the antimalware/antivirus software will remove all infections including the Fake Antivirus Security Pro.

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  1. bajrang lal choudhary23 November 2014 at 17:25

    application by transferring money to the cyber criminals. Such program are categorized as scare-ware as they use scare tactics to make people believe that they are in serious trouble and are in the need of this product.

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  2. Very Informative Article!
    I became aware of these during surfing. They are very difficult to get rid of once they are installed in your system. So, the best thing is just don't allow them to be installed on your system, weather they came bundled with other softwares or standalone.

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