Antispyware Shield Pro is a fake anti-spyware application. It displays fake security alerts, simulates system scan and reports false scan results to scare you into thinking that your computer is badly infected with Trojans, spyware, adware and other malicious software. The rogue program detects legitimate or even non-existing files as serious infections. The main goal of AntispywareShieldPro is to trick out money from your, so after the fake scan it will ask you to pay for a full version of the program to remove the infections. No doubts, this is a scam. Don’t trust it and get rid of this virus upon detection.
[Figure 1. Antispyware Shield Pro graphical user interface]
This malware is promoted through the use of fake online scanners that imitates graphical user interface of Windows OS [Figure 2]. The fake online scanner supposedly detects many serious system security threats and suggests to use Antispyware Shield Pro to remove them. You should leave such misleading websites immediately. Websites involved: Entiresafescripts.net, Scanner.entiresafescripts.net and obviously there are more. Please note: don’t visit these websites.
[Figure 2. Antispyware Shield Pro fake online scanner]
While running, AntispywareShield Pro will also display fake security alerts every one or two minutes. It will display Antispyware Shield Pro activation window [Figure 3] from time to time too. In order to remove this infection, you should download an automatic removal tool provided below or use the manual removal guide. If you can’t download or launch an automatic removal tool, you have to end Antispyware ShieldPro processes antispyshield.exe and restore.exe. The restore.exe process protects the other one, so it’s important to end both of them. If you can’t use Windows Task Manager then download Process Explorer (explorer.com).
[Figure 3. Antispyware Shield Pro activation window]
Please use the removal guide below to remove Antispyware Shield Pro from your computer as soon as possible. If you have inadvertently purchased it, please contact your credit card company and dispute the charges.
Antispyware Shield Pro manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareEntire Safe Scripts LtdAntispyware Shield Pro
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallAntispyware Shield Pro
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystem "EnableLUA" = 0
Antispyware Shield Pro.lnk
C:Program FilesAntispyware Shield Pro
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataJKPF893
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataMicrosoftRestore
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsAntispyware Shield Pro