Windows Virtual Angel is a totally harmful computer program that has the same objectives as all the rest of the rogue anti-spywares. It belongs to FakeVimes family of malwares and clearly uses the same features as its earlier versions. We highly recommend not to fall for Windows Virtual Angel and remove this threat once you find it on your computer. For that, run a full system scan with anti-malware program to make sure that all infected files are eliminated.
HOW CAN YOU GET INFECTED WITH Windows Virtual Angel
Being a fake security solution, Windows Virtual Angel penetrates into PC in a stealthy way, that means it uses security vulnerabilities to come inside and unnoticeably download all its files. The most interesting part of its infiltration is registry modification which helps for this virus launch as soon as user reboots his PC. In addition, Windows Virtual Angel tends to generate fabricated security scanners that report about invented threats and viruses on the targeted computer. Of course, we highly recommend to ignore such alerts because most of these 'viruses' are harmless system files. Here are some examples of Windows Virtual Angel alerts:
Attempt to modify registry key entries detected.
Registry entry analysis is recommended.
Potential malware detected
It is recommended to activate the protection and perform a
thorough system scan to remove the malware.
Firewall has blocked a program from accessing
Windows XP USER API Clien: DLL
User32.dll is suspended to have infected your PC. This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.
Please click “Prevent attack” button to prevent all attacks and protect your PC.
After reporting about all these invented threats, Windows Virtual Angel offers you install a licensed its version as a tool capable to help you fix your computer. However, paying for it is the same as giving your money for scammers because it is useless just like unregistered Windows Virtual Angel version.
HOW CAN YOU REMOVE WINDOWS Virtual Angel
In order to stop those multiple obnoxious notifications that usually tell you about the extremely bad security condition on your PC, you should remove Windows Virtual Angel from the PC. Under no circumstances believe its alerts and scan reports and run a full system scan with reputable anti-spyware program to get rid of this dangerous malware for good. According to our security experts, running Plumbytes Anti-MalwareWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus or Reimage is the easiest way to fix your machine.If you are disabled from launching these programs, enter this this code: 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0020 to 'register' your virus first.
The latest parasite names used by FakeVimes:
Windows Virtual Angel 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
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