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Security Master AV. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as SecurityMasterAV, SecurityMaster AV | Type: Rogue Antispyware
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Security Master AV is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as My Security Engine and CleanUp Antivirus. As a typical fake anti-spyware program it imitates a system scan and claims that your computer is infected with malicious software. The bogus program creates harmless files on your computer and then detect those files as viruses. Finally, it asks to pay for a full version of the program to remove the infections and to make your computer more secure. Moreover, Security Master AV displays fake security warnings and and pop-ups claiming that your sensitive information can be stolen or that your PC is under attack from a remote computer. It goes without saying that you should remove Security Master AV from your computer as soon as possible. Some of the fake security alerts read:


Warning! Identity theft attempt detected
Hidden Connection IP:
Security Risk: High
Target: Microsoft Corporation Keys


Warning! Virus detected
Threat Detected: Trojan-Spy.HTML.Citifraud

SecurityMasterAV is promoted mostly through the use of Trojans, fake online scanners and other misleading websites. While running, Security Master AV will block legit antivirus and anti-spyware programs, disable task manager, registry editor and other useful system tools to protect itself from being removed. It will hijack Internet Explorer and block security related websites or redirect to various misleading websites that promote rogue security software. As you can see, Security Master AV is nothing more but a scam. If you find that your computer is infected with this bogus program please use the removal instructions below to remove Security Master AV from your computer either manually or with an automatic removal tool. If you have already purchased this fake program, then contact your credit card company immediately and dispute the charges. Related files: exec.dll, sqlite3.dll, mozcrt19.dll, PE.exe, cookies.sqlite

Security Master AV properties:
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Connects itself to the internet
• Stays resident in background

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Security Master AV manual removal

Kill processes:
SM345d.exe
sld.exe
DBOLE.exe
SM8d7c.exe
ANTIGEN.exe
std.exe
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftware3
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTCLSID{3F2BBC05-40DF-11D2-9455-00104BC936FF}
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTSM345d.DocHostUIHandler
HKEY_USERS.DEFAULTSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerSearchScopes "URL" = "http://findgala.com/?&uid=7&q={searchTerms}"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareClassesSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerSearchScopes "URL" = "http://findgala.com/?&uid=7&q={searchTerms}"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "RunInvalidSignatures" = "1"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "Security Master AV"
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerSearchScopes "URL" = "http://findgala.com/?&uid=7&q={searchTerms}"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "CheckExeSignatures" = "no"
Unregister DLLs:
mozcrt19.dll
PE.dll
runddl.dll
exec.dll
CLSV.dll
ANTIGEN.dll
sqlite3.dll
cid.dll
ddv.dll
runddlkey.dll

Delete files:
16.mof
mozcrt19.dll
SM345d.exe
SMAV.ico
sqlite3.dll
vd952342.bd
SMMPIBBZGHAV.cfg
Security Master AV.lnk
cookies.sqlite
Security Master AV.lnk
ANTIGEN.dll
CLSV.dll
DBOLE.exe
DBOLE.tmp
ddv.sys
energy.tmp
exec.dll
FS.sys
kernel32.drv
PE.dll
runddl.dll
runddl.sys
runddlkey.drv
sld.drv
sld.exe
sld.sys
tempdoc.tmp
tjd.tmp

Geolocation of Security Master AV

Map reveals the prevalence of Security Master AV. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States.

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"I want you crap removed from my computer NOW!!!! I did not ask for it. I am tired of it."
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Noone realy asks for malicious software, but if your realy this ignorant... You kinda did.
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