Pest Detector 4.1 is a rogue anti-virus program that uses false scan results and misleading security alerts or fake fake pop-ups in order to try and convince you that your computer is infected with malware. Once installed, the rogue program will supposedly scan your computer and list a variety of infections on your computer. Then Pest Detector 4.1 will state that it won’t remove the infections until you first purchase it. Don’t but this fake program. Otherwise, it will scam you out of your money. If you have paid for Pest Detector already then we suggest you contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. Then please follow our removal instructions below to remove Pest Detector 4.1 virus from the computer either manually or with an automatic removal tool.
Pest Detector 4.1 is a clone of Red Cross Antivirus, Peak Protection 2010 and some other scareware. While running, it will shown a constant stream of fake security alerts stating that your computer is infected with Trojans, adware, worms and other viruses. It will block task manager, registry editor and disable system restore. Most likely you won’t be able to boot your computer is safe mode too. You will have to end Pest Detector 4.1 processes first and then download malware removal software. For more information see removal instructions below. As you can see, PestDetector4.1 is nothing more but a scam. Please uninstall it from oyur computer as soon as possible if your computer is already infected with this virus. Also note that it may download additional malware onto your computer that’s why we strongly recommend you to use an automatic removal tool.
Pest Detector 4.1 manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "WarnonBadCertRecving" = "0"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "WarnOnPostRedirect" = "0"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon "Shell" = "%UserProfile%Application Dataantispy.exe"