Windows High-End Protection is a rogue anti-spyware program that displays fake pop-ups and reports false system threats to trick the users of the infected computer into believing that his system was compromised. This scareware is usually installed via Trojans and other malware that come from fake online vrius scanners and infected websites. The rogue application is also promoted via spam emails and spammy messages on popular social networks. Once installed, Windows High-End Protection will pretend to scan your computer for malware and detect malicious files, most of them do not even exist, but not allow them to be removed until the rogue program is purchased. So, you basically can not remove supposedly detect malware until you pay for usless software. This is a complete scam. If you find that your computer is infected with this malware then use our removal instructions below to remove Windows High-End Protection and related malware automatically using legitimate malware removal software.
While Windows High-End Protection is running it will constantly display fake security warnings on the infected computer. These alerts will state that an active infection has been found and that you should purchase Windows High-End Protection to remove found viruses and to protect your computer against other malware. Once again, do not fall victim to this scam. Windows High-End Protection will also block certain programs saying that they are infected. It may hijack your web browser as well.
Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet.
Windows Media Player Resources
C:\Windows\system32\dllcache\wmploc.dll is suspected to have infected your PC. This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.
Keylogger activity detected. System information security is at risk.
It is recommended to activate protection and run a full system scan.
Windows High-End Protection was created to trick you into thinking that your computer has all sorts of malware and system errors so that you then purchase it. The reality is that this program is a scam. If you have already purchased the program, then you should contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. To removeWindows High-End Protection and the related Trojans, please use the removal guide below.
The latest parasite names used by FakeVimes:
Windows High-End Protection manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DisableRegedit" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DisableRegistryTools" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DisableTaskMgr" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettings "ID" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettings "net" = "2012-2-17_2"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettings "UID" = "rudbxijemb"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Options_avp32.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Options_avpcc.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsashDisp.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Optionsdivx.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Optionsmostat.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Optionsplatin.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Optionstapinstall.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionImage File Execution Optionszapsetup3001.exe