Antivirus Security Pro is a fake security program. It is believe part of WinWebSec. It acts like genuine antivirus but it is not real. It run the fake scan of computer and shows various viruses. It shows viruses like Win32.Hary.A, Singowal.gen!x, Pameseg.XX, JS/Redirector.XX and many more Trojan. It shows other malware, Adware and other non-existent infections. It even shows alerts and security warning in system tray. Some of the fake alerts from Antivirus Security Pro virus look like:
Antivirus Security Pro Warning! Infected file detected
Location: File System
Suspicious activity detected in the application notepad.exe to the behavior of the virus Win32/Conficker.X. For your security and to avoid loss of data, the operation of application cmd.exe has been temporarily restricted.
Warning! Antivirus Security Pro detected infected file.
We strongly recommend activating full edition of your antivirus software for repairing threats.
Warning! Network attack attempt detected from Antivirus Security Pro.
To keep the computer safe, the threat must be blocked.
Do not worry about this message. To remove those found infection Antivirus Security Pro asks for buying full version. It keeps slowing down your PC. It does not let user run any .exe program. Some time it even stops regular word or excel use. In other words it is forcing user to buy Antivirus Security Pro. If purchase this malware you are compromising your credit card and other personal information. DO NOT BUY THIS SOFTWARE. To remove Antivirus Security Pro virus follow this guide.
Solution to remove Antivirus Security Pro :
To remove this virus manually:
Step 1: Remove all suspicious process windows Task Manager and all suspicious program from system drive.
Step 2: Open Windows Start Menu and type %appdata% into the search field and press Enter. And remove suspicious folders from APPDATA folder
Step 3: Navigate to: Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup. After that stop unnecessary programs from your start-ups so your computer performance will be better.
Step 4: Remove all temporary files from your computer.
Step 5: Open Windows Start Menu and type %userprofile% into the search field and press enter. In user profile folder remove those files which extensions are random
Step 6: Remove registries of Antivirus Security Pro Virus.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run: [avsdsvc] %CommonAppData%\ifdstore\security_defender.exe /min
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Antivirus Security Pro Virus\UninstallString “%AppData%[RANDOM CHARACTERS][RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” –u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[RANDOM CHARACTERS] %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Antivirus Security Pro Virus\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” –u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Antivirus Security Pro Virus\DisplayName Antivirus Security Pro Virus
Please, note that manual removal of virus is a procedure of high complexity and should be performed with extreme caution. Lack of the required skills and even the slightest deviation from the instructions may lead to irreparable system damage. So to better help you call us 1-800-518-8533.
How to remove Antivirus Security Pro Virus (Method 1) :
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Step 1: Print out these instructions as you will need to shut down the computer in next step. Need help call us at: 800-518-8533
Step 2: Now power down the Antivirus Security Pro Virus infected computer and wait for 30 Seconds before you turn on.
Step 3: Now please turn ON the computer and immediately keep hitting F8 until you see WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU as shown below.
Step 4: In the WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU, go down to the SAFE MODE WITH NETWORKING using the arrow keys on the board. Then press ENTER on the keyboard. This will take your computer to Safe mode. Safe Mode will cause the display and desktop icons to appear changed. This is normal. No need to Panic as it is due to Antivirus Security Pro Virus.
Step 5: Now we must end all the processes that belong to Antivirus Security Pro Virus so that it does not interfere with your ability clear your computer. MigAutoPlay.exe is the processed that needs to be stopped. To do this we need to download Rkill, developed by Bleepingcomputer to help stop the computer process of Antivirus Security Pro Virus. Now please hold down the WINDOWS key and the R key simultaneously to open RUN dialog box.
Step 6: Now type “iexplore.exe http://www.fixpcyourself.com/rkill.com” and hit the OK button.
Step 7: Save the Rkill.exe on your desktop. Double-click the Rkill icon and run Rkill.exe. You will see a black MS DOS dialog box. Now it will kill all the processes of Antivirus Security Pro Virus. It will take several minute before a Notepad file containing log information on what Rkill found will open. You may review it and close notepad file.
Step 8: Now you are ready to removal all the infection related to Antivirus Security Pro Virus. For that you need to use Malwarebytes software. It is a very popular malware and spyware removal application. Now please hold down the WINDOWS key and the R key simultaneously to open RUN dialog box. Type “iexplore.exe http://www.fixpcyourself.com/mbam.exe” and hit the OK button.
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Step 9: Save the mbam.exe on your desktop. Double click the Malwarebytes icon and run mbam.exe. Now the SELECT SETUP LANGUAGE dialog box will appear. Select your preferred language and hit press OK button.
Step 10: The Malwarebytes SETUP WIZARD will show blow screen Hit the NEXT button to continue.
Step 11: Now the LICENSE AGREEMENT screen will appear as shown. Accept the agreement and hit NEXT button.
Step 12: Now the Information screen will appear. Click on next button and continue following the steps.
Step 13: SELECT DESTINATION LOCATION screen will appear now. You can choose the location where Malwarebytes can be installed. We recommend choosing the default location as shown then click NEXT button.
Step 14: Now the SELECT START MENU FOLDER screen will appear. Let the default as it is and click NEXT button.
Step 15: Now the SELECT ADDITIONAL TASKS screen will appear. If you want a Desktop Icon or Quick Launch icon then check appropriate boxes.
Step 16: READY TO INSTALL screen will come next. Hit the INSTALL button to install Malwarebytes.
Step 17:In this step let the UPDATE and LAUNCH checked as it is to update the application with latest malware definition to capture all the malwares then click FINISH button.
Step 18 : Once update is done then Scanner screen will launch. Make sure to select PERFORM FULL SCAN is selected to clean up Antivirus Security Pro Virus infection. Click on SCAN button to start the scan.
Step 19 : Now choose the local drives that you want to scan from the dialog box and click SCAN button.
Step 20 :Be patient as the scan will take several minutes before it cleans up Antivirus Security Pro Virus infection. Once the scan is finished, a message box saying the scan is complete will appear. Click OK button to close the box then click SHOW RESULTS button.
Step 21 :From results dialog box choose REMOVE SELECTED button to remove all the infections found. Malwarebytes will also delete all of the files and registry keys affected by Antivirus Security Pro Virus and add them to the quarantine.
Step 22 :Malwarebytes may require you to reboot the PC to complete the Antivirus Security Pro Virus (Removal Steps). After completions reboot your computer Malwarebytes will be launched, please follow the instructions on the screen and continue the removal process. Once everything is clean out a log will be open created by Malwarebytes. Please reviewed it and closed it. Now your computer should be free of Antivirus Security Pro Virus. Enjoy.
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Symptoms of Antivirus Security Pro Virus :
It blocks download of any antivirus program.
It downloads without your permission
Antivirus program is either stop working or out of date.
Computer keeps crashing.
How to remove Antivirus Security Pro Virus and Safety Tips :
1. Run the Malwarebytes using these steps for How to remove Antivirus Security Pro Virus
2. Make sure your computer is up to date with windows updates.
3. Make sure Windows Firewall is enable.
4. Install reputable and commercial How to remove Antivirus Security Pro Virus.
5. Keep the Antivirus active and current
6. Makes sure you have latest version of Java and flash are installed.
7. Ensure your Adobe is also up-to-date.
8. Call tech support help line: 1-800-518-8533 if you are unable remove this infection or have any question or concern.