Vista Security Cleaner Pro is a dangerous piece of malware, which attacks computers running Windows Vista operating system. This program is usually categorized as rogue anti-spyware and it is known to hail from a huge group of threats, which is called as Braviax. It is known for such threats as Win 7 Security Cleaner Pro and XP Security Cleaner Pro. Please, stay away from these viruses because they seek to mislead you and steal your money. They do that by showing fake system scanners and misleading alerts that all report about invented viruses. So, it can be said that this rogue actively tries to create a need of its licensed version and then 'offers' it for fixing everything up. Instead of taking its offer, you should remove Vista Security Cleaner Pro from your computer's system without any delay. Otherwise, it may infect it with more serious viruses and steal your personal information.
HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH Vista Security Cleaner Pro?
Vista Security Cleaner Pro is usually distributed without any user's permission asked. It attacks poorly protected computers and then modifies the system in order to get ability to start itself as soon as PC is rebooted. Typically, it ads its own registry entries and also drops some harmless files that are reported as viruses. Using this strategy, Vista Security Cleaner Pro starts initiating serious havoc for its victims. It tends to interrupt them every time PC is rebooted and displays such alerts:
Rogue malware detected in your system. Data leaks and system damage are possible. Click here for a free security scan and spyware deletion.
Spyware intrusion detected. Your system is infected. System integrity is at risk. Private data can be stolen by third parties, including credit card details and passwords. Click here to perform a security repair.
Severe system damage!
Spyware and viruses detected in the background. Sensitive system components under attack! Data loss, identity theft and system corruption are possible. Act now, click here for a free security scan.
Your system security is in danger. Privacy threats detected. Spyware, keyloggers or Trojans may be working in the background right now. Perform an in-depth scan and removal now, click here.
If you want to save your computer, you should never take such alerts for granted because they are fake and seek to mislead you. Besides, you must remove Vista Security Cleaner Pro because it may start slowing your computer down and download more dangerous viruses on your computer. These threats may be used to steal your personal information, such as banking details or important passwords.
HOW TO REMOVE Vista Security Cleaner Pro?
When trying to remove Vista Security Cleaner Pro, you should scan your PC with reputable anti-spyware. We have checked that Reimage can help you to get rid of this virus. Of course, we recommend to update it first before a scan. If you can't launch it, follow these steps:
1. Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Networking. Just reboot your PC and, as soon as it starts booting up, start pressing F8 repeatedly.
2. Loggin as the same user as you were in normal Windows mode
3. Now click on IE or other browser and select 'Run As' or 'Run As administrator', enter your Administrator account password (if needed).
4. Enter this link to your address bar: http://www.2-spyware.com/download/hunter.exe and download a program on your desktop. Launch it to kill the malicious processes of Vista Security Cleaner Pro and remove its files.
Vista Security Cleaner Pro manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem “DisableTaskMgr” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClientsStartMenuInternetIEXPLORE.EXEshellopencommand “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%random”‘