Vista Security Plus 2013 (also called as Vista Security Plus) is a fresh infection, which has been reported by our readers who have Windows Vista OS running on their machines. Besides, some security vendors have also mentioned about this malware and its activity, so, while we don't have much details about this threat, we also seek to warn you about its existence. This virus acts just like previous rogue anti-spywares, Vista Antivirus Plus 2013 and other: as soon as it gets inside the system, it modifies it and starts displaying its fake alerts and notifications. All these messages keep reporting about numerous viruses detected and additionally offer to purchase Vista Security Plus 2013 for their removal. However, you should never pay the money for such scam! You should use automated anti-malware programs to remove Vista Security Plus 2013 from your machine. If you have already purchased Vista Security Plus 2013, contact your credit card company and dispute the charges!
HOW CAN I get infected with Vista Security Plus 2013?
Vista Security Plus 2013 attacks those computers that have Windows Vista running on board. Mostly, it is downloaded by trojans together with freeware, shareware, hacked emails and similar infected downloads. Once it gets inside, this virus drops its own files and registry entries, and starts interrupting its victim while she/he is browsing on the Internet in a form of fake alerts and system scanners. All these notifications are set NOT to help users but to mislead them. Please, don't believe Vista Security Plus 2013 alerts that claim something like that:
Severe system damage!
Spyware and viruses detected in the background. Sensitive system components under attack! Data loss, identity theft and system corruption are possible. Act now, click here for a free security scan.
Your system security is in danger. Privacy threats detected. Spyware, keyloggers or Trojans may be working in the background right now. Perform an in-depth scan and removal now, click here.
System security threat was detected. Viruses and/or spyware may be damaging your system now. Prevent infection and data loss or stealing by running a free security scan.
As you can see, you must really remove this threat from your computer. Otherwise, you will be fooled by hackers and ripped off.
HOW CAN I REMOVE Vista Security Plus 2013?
In order to remove Vista Security Plus 2013 from your computer, scan your machine with reputable anti-spyware. Try choosing reputable anti-malwares, such as Plumbytes Anti-MalwareWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus or Reimage. They will help you to find all infected files that belong to this new virus.
If you can't launch a program because of this virus and its activity, follow 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: https://www.2-spyware.com/download/hunter.exe and download a program on your desktop. Launch it to kill the malicious processes of Vista Security Plus 2013 and remove its files.