PC Optimizer Pro is a rogue system optimizer which we have decided to classify as malware. This virus claims to be legitimate program, which is capable of increasing security of the system and protecting computer. Nevertheless, you should not take these words for granted because they are very misleading and may even lead you to the loss of your money. PC optimizer Pro is related to another program called Fake Antivirus. These products are FAKE and you should never buy them. Yes, that's what they seek. How do they do that? In most of the cases, they rely on misleading tactics that seek to scare PC users and then to make them purchase their full or licensed versions. That's why this program starts scanning the system as soon as it enters it. After doing so, PC optimizer Pro virus states that some of the legal and essential windows files are infected. In order to get ability to remove them, you are supposed to purchase its licensed version. However, that's what we don't recommend because it's a straight way to the money loss. All these alerts, warnings and found infections are fake. Please do not purchase this program. Here are the examples of PC Optimizer Pro warnings:
Suspicious software activity is detected by PC Optimizer Pro on your computer.
Please start system files scanning for details.
This virus is mostly distributed through infected websites and through the use of the trojans or system exploits. So, in order to avoid it, you have to stay away from illegal websites and download updated anti-spyware, which could help you to detect all suspicious programs before their infiltration. Finally, we would like to recommend you avoiding fake alerts that are either trying to check your computer for free or to update some of your programs. Once this PC optimizer Pro enters computer, it may try to block other applications on your computer and tell that they are infected. In addition, this program may try to change browser settings, connect itself to the internet, stay resident in the background and block access to legitimate anti-virus and anti-spyware programs.
Unfortunately, the removal process of this app is quite a difficult task, so if you do not have enough knowledge of the computer system, it is better to remove this virus automatically.
If you think you are infected, run a full system scan with SpyHunter, STOPzilla or Malwarebytes Anti Malware. These programs will help you to get rid of all malicious files that can be found on your computer. Of course, you can also try removing this program manually but this won't guarantee that all suspicious files and dangerous programs will leave your computer. For a manual removal of PC Optimizer Pro, you can use these steps:
Information added: 03/27/15 06:27;
information updated: 03/27/15 06:27