Virus description and consequences of its residing on your PC’s
PC Defender 360 makes you aware of threats that have not actually been detected. This is what on the surface, and is quite enough a reasoning to get rid of PC Defender 360 applying free scan available here.
The problem is more complicated than that though. An unconstrained fake AV in question will meddle with useful processes on your PC so that it is also a matter of system performance optimization that you clean this parasite asap.
Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: PC Defender 360, PCDefender 360, PC-Defender 360
- Type: Rogue Security Software
- Origin: Russian Federation, Ukraine
Signs of PC Defender 360 Infection:
The adware applies changes to system registry enabling it to start each time system loads. Moreover, its popups often come to you instead of the programs you have attempted to start. This is made possible due to other malicious configurations applied by the parasite.
Apart from scan windows (fake one, of course), the fraudware also entertains its victims with phony firewall alert claiming your key browser executable is affected by trojan downloader and multiple threat specific alert.
Here is a solution provided on free scan terms for you to remove PC Defender 360 malware, all relevant bad configurations and components covered.
PC Defender 360 automatical removal:
The malicious infection is classified as a threat that proactively responds to attempts of applying AV solution in order to kill it. Therefore, the solution and link providing it is tailored to work under pressure of this aggressive parasite and thus to get rid of PC Defender 360 no matter of what it does to prevent this.
Manual Removal of PC Defender 360:
It is preferable to remove PC Defender 360 automatically, for the rogue is updating and this manual is updated too, but the automatic solution is faster in this aspect. Besides, it ensures complete disinfection of your PC as it targets every and all threats, not just this particular fake antivirus.
If you are going to apply this free manual guide anyway, first apply this crack code to register the rogue as it requests, which will facilitate (but not complete) its extermination routine.
Remove PC Defender 360 files and dll’s:
%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\PC Defender 360\
%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\PC Defender 360\PC Defender 360 Help and Support.lnk
%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\PC Defender 360\PC Defender 360.lnk
%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\PC Defender 360\Remove PC Defender 360.lnk
%Desktop%\PC Defender 360.lnk
Unregister PC Defender 360 registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe “(Default)” = “4g”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “”%CommonAppData%\ifdstore\pcdefender.exe” /ex “%1″ %*”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “idefsvc” = “%CommonAppData%\ifdstore\pcdefender.exe /min”