Windows Universal Tool is a rogue program that displays fake fake errors and security threats to make you think that your computer is infected with malware. It’s promoted through the use of Trojan that impersonates the fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert. The rogue program is distribute via fake online scanners and infected websites. Once installed, Windows Universal Tool will pretend to scan the computer errors and malware and after the fake scan it will report many system problems to scare you into thinking that your computer is in danger. You will be prompted to install additional module to remove the infections and to fix system errors. Do not buy it. Instead, please use our removal instructions below to remove Windows Universal Tool from your computer.
Windows Universal Tool 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. Windows Universal Tool states that your sensitive data is at risk, privacy is compromised and Internet security disabled.
Windows Universal Tool is a fraud. 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 Universal Tool from the system upon detection. We strongly recommend you to use anti-spyware software, STOPzilla, to remove the rogue program and related malware.
Windows Universal Tool manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon "Shell" = "%AppData%[random].exe"