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Windows Virtual Angel. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as WindowsVirtualAngel | Type: Rogue Antispyware

Windows Virtual Angel is a totally harmful computer program that has the same objectives as all the rest of the rogue anti-spywares. It belongs to FakeVimes family of malwares and clearly uses the same features as its earlier versions. We highly recommend not to fall for Windows Virtual Angel and remove this threat once you find it on your computer. For that, run a full system scan with anti-malware program to make sure that all infected files are eliminated.


Being a fake security solution, Windows Virtual Angel penetrates into PC in a stealthy way, that means it uses security vulnerabilities to come inside and unnoticeably download all its files. The most interesting part of its infiltration is registry modification which helps for this virus launch as soon as user reboots his PC. In addition, Windows Virtual Angel tends to generate fabricated security scanners that report about invented threats and viruses on the targeted computer. Of course, we highly recommend to ignore such alerts because most of these 'viruses' are harmless system files. Here are some examples of Windows Virtual Angel alerts:

Attempt to modify registry key entries detected.
Registry entry analysis is recommended.

Potential malware detected
It is recommended to activate the protection and perform a
thorough system scan to remove the malware.

Firewall has blocked a program from accessing
the Internet

Windows XP USER API Clien: DLL
User32.dll is suspended to have infected your PC. This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.
Please click “Prevent attack” button to prevent all attacks and protect your PC.

After reporting about all these invented threats, Windows Virtual Angel offers you install a licensed its version as a tool capable to help you fix your computer. However, paying for it is the same as giving your money for scammers because it is useless just like unregistered Windows Virtual Angel version.


In order to stop those multiple obnoxious notifications that usually tell you about the extremely bad security condition on your PC, you should remove Windows Virtual Angel from the PC. Under no circumstances believe its alerts and scan reports and run a full system scan with reputable anti-spyware program to get rid of this dangerous malware for good. According to our security experts, running PlumbytesWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus or Reimage is the easiest way to fix your machine.If you are disabled from launching these programs, enter this this code: 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0020 to 'register' your virus first.

The latest parasite names used by FakeVimes:
Windows Internet Guard, Windows Web Watchdog, Windows AntiBreach Patrol, Windows Antivirus Patrol, Windows Pro Defence Kit

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Reimage is recommended to uninstall Windows Virtual Angel. Free scanner allows you to check whether your PC is infected or not. If you need to remove malware, you have to purchase the licensed version of Reimage malware removal tool.

More information about this program can be found in Reimage review.
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Windows Virtual Angel manual removal

Kill processes:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableRegedit" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableRegistryTools" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableTaskMgr" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Inspector"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "ID" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "net" = "2012-2-17_2"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "UID" = "rudbxijemb"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\_avp32.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\_avpcc.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ashDisp.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\divx.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\mostat.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\platin.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tapinstall.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\zapsetup3001.exe
There are more similar entries, you should let spyware Doctor to identify them.
Delete files:

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