Description of Personal Security Sentinel consequences of its residing on your PC

Personal Security Sentinel is a trickery that unites online ads, trojans and rogue antispyware. Personal Security Sentinel is a current name used in GUI of the program impersonating security suite for computer system. That does not mean that new name will be soon introduced, but that is quite likely to happen. A common practice of cloning adware is not a surprise.
A variety of methods are used to promote the trickery. Remarkably, some of them do not include upload of the adware as such, in its common meaning. Basically, Personal Security Sentinel is considered to be a trialware of the same-name application. It is supplied by hackers through numerous websites cloned from one template, dropped by trojans and uploaded with spam.  The trialware displays annoying and destructible behaviors. These methods are based on trialware introduction, but, as stated above, there are different methods. They imply hijacker infection that connects to online Personal Security Sentinel ads. Those ads include online scanners and alerts. Some experts define it as  online edition of the adware. In order to remove Personal Security Sentinel trialware or get rid of Personal Security Sentinel online ads, click here to run free scan.

Personal Security Sentinel Technical Details

  • Full name: Personal Security Sentinel
  • Version: 2011
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware
  • Origin:Russian federation

Signs of being infected with Personal Security Sentinel:

Immediately upon its installation the program either launches its ads or requires restarting host system to apply new settings that should allow the adware to run at full capacity.  This describes trialware behavior. If its demands are satisfied, i.e. users pay the fee to get its full-featured version, that will not remove Personal Security Sentinel as annoying program.  The program will be acting in the same way claiming other payments to be fulfilled for the sake of computer survival from viruses that cannot be removed by present edition. That will continue as long as user can pay unless Personal Security Sentinel is removed.
The trialware is clearly detectable by the windows it pops up. While there are many fake antispyware products concealing their name to prevent users from finding adware disposal manuals, this rogue has not been detected to practice this trick. Its nag screens clearly identify their source so that users do not suffer of uncertainty or any identifications issues unless they deal with hijacker infection that shows only online ads of the rogue antispyware. Those online ads may contain no reference to the name of the rogue until the trialware is uploaded. Users need to launch installation wizard to learn the name of badware. Of course, installation process is to be terminated and then the hijacker deleted. Click here to start free scan in order to remove Personal Security Sentinel infections covering any variation.

Automatic Removal of Personal Security Sentinel from your PC:

Hijacker is always included into the full adware of the rogue. Therefore there is the same detection name for it. Subject to remover applied and its settings, the threat is marked as a single detection or several names may are used in case of detection of the rogue as a group of programs, which it actually is. Follow the link below and start free scan and remove Personal Security Sentinel infection and other detections.

Personal Security Sentinel Removal Tool

Manual Removal of Personal Security Sentinel:

Manual steps for the rogue disposal should be performed in Safe Mode. This will prevent possible unwanted interruptions and will not let adware functioning that blocks deletion of its active components.

Remove Personal Security Sentinel files and dll’s:

c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\713.mof
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\80e9877130a15854a99bf6dd8d368239.ocx
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\mozcrt19.dll
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\PersonalSS.exe
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\PSS.ico
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\sqlite3.dll
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\unins000.dat
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\PSSSys\
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\095a\Quarantine Items\
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\PSZJLXVS\
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\PSZJLXVS\PSLFNABES.cfg
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Personal Security Sentinel.lnk
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Personal Security Sentinel\
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Personal Security Sentinel\cookies.sqlite
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Personal Security Sentinel.lnk
%UserProfile%\Desktop\PersonalSS.exe.txt
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Personal Security Sentinel.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Personal Security Sentinel.lnk

Unregister Personal Security Sentinel registry values:

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3F2BBC05-40DF-11D2-9455-00104BC936FF}
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\PersonalSS.DocHostUIHandler
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download “RunInvalidSignatures” = ‘1’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “ProxyServer” = “http=127.0.0.1:25553”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Personal Security Sentinel”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\~1.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\~2.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AdwarePrj.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\agent.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AlphaAV “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AlphaAV.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntispywarXP2009.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Anti-Virus Professional.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntiVirus_Pro.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntivirusPlus “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntivirusPlus.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntivirusPro_2010.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntivirusXP “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AntivirusXP.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\antivirusxppro2009.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\av360.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\AVCare.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\brastk.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Cl.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\csc.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\dop.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\frmwrk32.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\gav.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\gbn976rl.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\homeav2010.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\init32.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MalwareRemoval.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ozn695m5.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pav.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pc.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\PC_Antispyware2010.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pctsAuxs.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pctsGui.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pctsSvc.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pctsTray.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\pdfndr.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\PerAvir.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\personalguard “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\personalguard.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\protector.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\qh.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Quick Heal.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\QuickHealCleaner.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\rwg “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\rwg.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SafetyKeeper.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Save.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SaveArmor.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SaveDefense.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SaveKeep.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Secure Veteran.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\secureveteran.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\Security Center.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SecurityFighter.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\securitysoldier.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\smart.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\smartprotector.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\smrtdefp.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SoftSafeness.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\spywarexpguard.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tapinstall.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\TrustWarrior.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tsc.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\W3asbas.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\winav.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\windll32.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\windows Police Pro.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\xp_antispyware.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\xpdeluxe.exe “Debugger” = “svchost.exe”

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