Description of ProtectDefender and consequences of its residing on your PC

ProtectDefender (Protect Defender) has been developed and released by hackers and targets credulous PC users. It applies tactics of adware dropping and online ads to make users buy it. There are two types of adware from ProtectDefender, of which one is a trialware of ProtectDefender fake antispyware and another is a malicious script inserted directly into web-browser and redirecting users web-surfing to online ProtectDefender scanners and ProtectDefender websites. Click here  to launch free computer system scan and get rid of ProtectDefender scam that includes annoying trialware and hijacker. Online ads by ProtectDefender may be shown without dropping the relevant hijacker, but any visiting of ProtectDefender website needs to be considered as a hint at ProtectDefender hijacker infection in your web-browser.

ProtectDefender Technical Details

  • Full name: ProtectDefender, Protect Defender, Protect-Defender
  • Version: 2010
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware
  • Origin: Russian Federation

ProtectDefender screenshot (click to enlarge):

Protect Defender GUI

Signs of being infected with ProtectDefender:

It is possible that you are infected both with web-browser infection and ProtectDefender trialware and, of course, those infections are independent and may be dropped separately; the hijacker may also restrict web-browsing and be programmed to prohibit legit software websites visiting; it betrays a secret of its presence by regular exploiting of a hijacked web-browser to show ProtectDefender ads.
Trialware of ProtectDefender is even easier to detect or rather it is unbearable to take all its alerts and nag screens and fake scans. Сlick here  to start free scan and remove ProtectDefender related infections, as appropriate, as well as other infections found.

Automatic Removal of ProtectDefender from your PC:

If you were unlucky to buy ProtectDefender, that does not make it harmless; quite in contrary, it makes it more annoying. Though this remark seems to be out of place in ProtectDefender removal section, please excuse that as it is important to explain that the only way to get rid of ProtectDefender is to remove ProtectDefender.

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Manual Removal of ProtectDefender:

Manual ProtectDefender removal steps below is extended list of ProtectDefender hijacker and rogue security suite entries, so please stay calm and just skip a ProtectDefender removal step when you can find no matching. Please reboot in safe mood to ensure save and fast ProtectDefender removal.

Remove ProtectDefender files and dll’s:

2 Homepage.lnk
3 Uninstall.lnk

Unregister ProtectDefender registry values:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “ProtectDefender”

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