PC Security 2009 is another rogue security software. This program is from the same family as Home Antivirus 2009 and WinReanimator. Likely it is promoted trough the use of Trojan-Downloader.Braviax which displays fake security alerts on the infected computer about various malware infections. Most importantly, don not purchase this program. You must uninstall PC Security 2009 as soon as it is detected.
PC Security 2009 might be also promoted on various malicious websites that provide free anti-malware scanners or through the use of fake online ads. Once installed, this parasite will be configured to scan your computer automatically each time you log on into Windows. The scan and provided results are of course false. This program drops files on your computer to simulate various infections. It will claim that your computer is infected with spyware, adware ans trojans. What is more, PC Security2009 will replace the Windows Security Center by its own. At this moment, there might be two Security Centers icons on your taskbar.
To make things worse, PC Security 2009 will flood your computer with very annoying alerts and notifications about useless or unwanted files on your computer. Here are several of those fake alerts:
“WARNING! PC Security 2009 has found 30 useless and unwanted files on your computer!
19 of those those items are considered as critical privacy compromising content
8 of those those items are considered as medium privacy threats
8 of those those items are considered to be junk content of low privacy threats
Personal data at the reach of anyone’s hand
Internet history records available
Compromising and adult material stored on your system
Chat session’s logs and personal Emails easily reachable”
A piece of malicious code was found in your system which can replicate itself if no action is taken. Click here to have your system cleaned by PC Security 2009.”
“Privacy is at risk!
Attention, keylogging and intercepting scripts were detected. Your private data may be disclosed to third parties. Click here and PC Security 2009 will remove the infection.”
PC Security 2009 will slow down your computer and hijack the Internet Explorer. It will take to various malicious websites that promote malicious software. It should be already obvious that this infection must be remove upon detection. PC Security 2009 is a scam, please use the removal guide below to remove this parasite from your computer.
PC Security 2009 manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl Paneldon't load "scui.cpl"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl Paneldon't load "wscui.cpl"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "PC Security 2009"