Personal Internet Security 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware program that is promoted through the use of Trojans. Having infiltrated on the PC’s system successfully, PersonalInternetSecurity2011 starts persistently reporting that your computer is under the risk of malware. In order to convince its victims, malware firstly drops some fake harmless files and then identifies them as infections. Some of these names are:
%UserProfile%Recentgrid.sys, %UserProfile%Recentkernel32.exe, %UserProfile%Recentkernel32.sys, %UserProfile%RecentPE.dll, %UserProfile%RecentPE.tmp, %UserProfile%Recentrunddlkey.drv, %UserProfile%RecentSICKBOY.drv, %UserProfile%Recentstd.dll, %UserProfile%Recenttempdoc.tmp, %UserProfile%Recenttjd.sys.
Then, it starts displaying exaggerated pop up ads and system tray notifications that in fact don’t have anything to do with real state of your computer. Personal Internet Security 2011 was also noticed to show fabricated system scanners that have no value because they find the same fake earlier created files. You should remove Personal Internet Security 2011 as soon as possible. Hopefully, this article has provided important information for you and will help you in a removal of Personal Internet Security 2011. Please, use the removal instructions below.
One of many fake Personal Internet Security 2011 security alerts:
While Personal Internet Security 2011 is running, it may block Internet Explorer or redirect you to various misleading websites, usually full of ads and online banners. The rogue program may block other program on your computer as well. In such case, you may use this code U2FD-S2LA-H4KA-UEPB to register the rogue program and make the removal procedure easier. Then please use the removal instructions below or download an automatic removal tool to remove Personal Internet Security 2011 from your computer. It may come bundled with other malware, so we strongly recommend you to use anti-spyware software, STOPzilla.
Besides, Personal Internet Security 2011 may disable you from Internet. To solve this problem, follow the steps written below:
1. Restart your computer. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8” key constantly. Use the arrow keys to highlight the “Safe Mode with Networking” option as shown in the image below, and then press ENTER.
2. Open Internet Explorer. Click on the Tools menu and then select Internet Options.
3. In the the Internet Options window click on the Connections tab. Then click on the LAN settings button.
4. Now you will see Local Area Network (LAN) settings window. Uncheck the checkbox labeled Use a proxy server for your LAN under the Proxy Server section and press OK.
5. Download an automatic removal tool from this page and run a full system scan. Or download it form alternative location.
Personal Internet Security 2011 manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "RunInvalidSignatures" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "ProxyServer" = 'http=127.0.0.1:25401'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "UID" = '7'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings5.0User AgentPost Platform "88780570603"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "Personal Internet Security 2011"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae6597377.mof
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae65980e9877130a15854a99bf6dd8d368239.ocx
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659mozcrt19.dll
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659PersonalIS2011.exe
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659PIS.ico
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659sqlite3.dll
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659unins000.dat
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659PISSys
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication Datae659Quarantine Items
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataPIKKS
c:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataPIKKSPIQBS.cfg
%UserProfile%Application DataMicrosoftInternet ExplorerQuick LaunchPersonal Internet Security 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%Application DataPersonal Internet Security 2011
%UserProfile%Application DataPersonal Internet Security 2011cookies.sqlite
%UserProfile%DesktopPersonal Internet Security 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%Start MenuPersonal Internet Security 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsPersonal Internet Security 2011.lnk