Privacy Corrector is a fake security program that enters computers via Trojans in order to rip their users off. It’s a clone of Privacy Guard 2010 and PCoptimizer 2010. Privacy Corrector imitates system check and states that your computer in infected with viruses and has numerous errors:
If you want to fix those errors and remove viruses you have to pay for a full version of PrivacyCorrector. Of course, you shouldn’t do that because this program is a scam. It won’t fix any errors simply because they are all fake. Fake scan results is a method to scare you into purchasing the program. You should remove Privacy Corrector from your computer upon detection; otherwise it may cause even more problems. You can remove it manually or use an automatic removal tool below.
Privacy Corrector will constantly display fake error messages stating that your computer in infected with keyloggers and other malicious software. It will rate major components of your system by given scores. They are usually very low. Once installed, Privacy Corrector will prompt you to start your computer in protected mode to ensure that your computer is properly protected against possible attacks and malware. However, in reality it blocks programs on your computer randomly and states that they are infected or potentially harmful.
As you can see, Privacy Corrector is nothing more but a scam. It displays fake error messages and security alerts to make you think that your computer in infected. Then it prompts to pay for a full version of the program to clean up the computer. Do not buy. Instead, use our removal instructions below to remove Privacy Corrector from the system as soon as possible.
Privacy Corrector manual removal:
Delete registry values:
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersDesktopPrivacy Corrector.lnk
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersStart MenuProgramsPrivacy Corrector
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersStart MenuProgramsPrivacy CorrectorPrivacy Corrector.lnk
C:Program FilesPCPrivacy Corrector
C:Program FilesPCPrivacy Corrector1.ico
C:Program FilesPCPrivacy CorrectorPrivacy Corrector.exe