Windows System Optimizator
is a rogue program that pretends to be a computer optimization utility. It's from the same family as Windows Optimization Center
. The rogue program comes from fake online scanners or through the use of Trojans that pretend to be Microsoft Security Essentials Alert. Once installed, Windows System Optimizator will pretend to scan the computer for various problems and errors and after the fake scan it reports overall system score which is obviously low to scare the user into thinking that there is something from with your computer. If the user chooses to fix the supposedly found errors, he will be prompted to install additional module. This module is not free. What we have here is a typical scam. User is promoted to pay for useless software. Do not buy it. Instead, please use our removal instructions below to remove Windows System Optimizator malware from your computer manually or with an automatic removal tool.
Windows System Optimizator blocks other programs on the compromised computer. It blocks web browsers and Windows utilities stating that they are infected and may cause serious damage to the system. It displays fake security alerts and notifications too. Windows System Optimizator states that your sensitive data is at risk, privacy is compromised and Internet security disabled.
Microsoft Security Essentials Alert
Potential threat details
Microsoft Security Essentials detected potential threats that might compromise your privacy or damage your computer. Your access to these items may be suspended until you take an action. Click "Show details" to learn more.
Threat prevention solution found
Security system analysis has revealed critical file system vulnerability caused by severe malware attacks.
Risk of system files infection:
The detected vulnerability may result in unauthorized access to private information and hard drive data with a seriuos possibility of irreversible data loss and unstable PC performance. To remove the malware please run a full system scan. Press ‘OK’ to install the software necessary to initiate system files check. To complete the installation process please reboot your computer.
Potentially harmful software is detected.
To enable the security mode and remove harmful software it is recommended to perform a cleanup.
Software without a digital certificate is detected. System files security is at risk.
It is strongly recommended to enable the security mode.
As you can see, Windows System Optimizator 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. Please use the removal guide below to remove Windows System Optimizator from the system as soon as possible. We strongly recommend you to use anti-spyware software to remove the rogue program and related malware.
Windows System Optimizator properties
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Connects itself to the internet
• Stays resident in background
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