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Smart Guard Protection. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Jake Doevan - -   Also known as SmartGuardProtection | Type: Rogue Antispyware

What is Smart Guard Protection?

Smart Guard Protection is a dangerous cyber infection that can infiltrate your PC via security vulnerabilities. Typically, its infiltration means a serious problem for PC user because this program tends to display continuous alerts and notifications that report about invented viruses. In addition, it also blocks legitimate software, slows down the system and may also install additional viruses on it. Beware that this malicious software does everything to look trustworthy: it shows how it checks computer and then returns a long list of viruses that were allegedly detected by it. However, in reality it’s malicious just like Antivirus Security Pro, Attentive Antivirus, System Doctor 2014, System Care Antivirus and many other viruses. Please, stay away from Smart Guard Protection and its alerts because this program has no virus data base. It’s a seriously dangerous virus that must be removed from the system ASAP.


Smart Guard Protection can be caught just like any other virus. If you like using illegal programs, visit illegal websites and ignore browser redirections, you can easily download on your computer a malicious file that contains trojan horse. As soon as it enters computer, it downloads malicious Smart Guard Protection’s files and also modifies computer so that it could start its work every time victim reboots computer. Once it’s done, virus starts showing its fake alerts and system scanners. They mostly look like that:

Network attack attempt detected. To keep the computer safe, the threat must be blocked.

The site you are trying visit may harm your computer!
Your security setting level puts your computer at risk!
Activate Smart Guard Protection, and enable safe web surfing (recommended).Ignore warnings and visit that site in the current state (not recommended).

Please, stay away from this threat because it’s malicious. If you fail to pay for its license, you may not only lise your money. You can also lose your credit card details and other sensitive information. Please, don’t let Smart Guard Protection stay on your computer. You must remove this virus without any delay.

HOW TO REMOVE Smart Guard Protection virus?

If your PC is infected with Smart Guard Protection, you should immediately scan it with Malwarebytes MalwarebytesCombo Cleaner, Reimage or other reputable anti-spyware. Once you finish a scan, remove all malicious files that were reported by these programs. If you can’t launch these programs, use these steps:

1. Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Networking. Just reboot your PC and, as soon as it starts booting up, start pressing F8 repeatedly.
2. Loggin as the same user as you were in normal Windows mode
3. Now click on IE or other browser and select ‘Run As’ or ‘Run As administrator’, enter your Administrator account password (if needed).
4. Enter this link to your address bar: and download a program on your desktop. Launch it to kill the malicious processes and remove its files.

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Alternative Software
Different security software includes different virus database. If you didn’t succeed in finding malware with Reimage, try running alternative scan with Malwarebytes.
Alternative Software
Different security software includes different virus database. If you didn’t succeed in finding malware with Reimage, try running alternative scan with Combo Cleaner.
Smart Guard Protection snapshot
Smart Guard Protection snapshot

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