Description of Total Protect and consequences of its residing on your PC’s
Total Protect Antivirus Solution is a concoction erected from templates stolen from legit Microsoft Security Essentials and several other programs. The resulted product fakes detection of viruses, firewall activities, identity theft protection and privacy protection.
There is an official website of the software. Home page of the website states that the program is a partner for a range of legitimate security tools. Owners of those programs would be surprised to know of such partnership. Some of them already now are ready to remove Total Protect annoyware.
Click here to run free scan of your computer memory to get rid of Total Protect malicious counterfeit and please in no case agree on its paid activation; if the precaution is too late for taking into account, contact your credit card issuer and inform him of the threat of misusing your credit card details by hackers.
Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: Total Protect, Total-Protect, TotalProtect
- Version: 2012
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian Federation, Ukraine
Signs of being infected with Total Protect
The invasion of the badware typically goes through its official website which comprises a download page. If you had had a proper firewall, the installation would be aborted and you would be notified of the suspicious download.
The page is itself advertised with spam and popups at third party websites. Visiting it might as well be arranged by the above fake protector so that, if you have ever stumbled upon hxxp://totalprotectav.com or another site dedicated to the fake antispyware, click here to establish whether you have any fake security tools in your PC memory by means of free scan.
Once installation of the adware is over, its main page appears on the desktop. Its design is exact replica of Microsoft Security Essentials user’s interface.
The main window of the badware is accompanied with dozens of alerts, for instance, there are several alerts titled Virus Detected.
Total Protect automatical removal:
Total Protection remover will delete the fake security tool and true viruses, as well as provide further real-time protection performing quiet mode scans (without diverting user from his activities) at given intervals and keeping viruses away of computer system by means of examining downloads and removable memory.
Manual Removal of Total Protect:
To remove Total Protection manually, first get your computer system ready for cleanup. For that purpose, it is strongly recommended to start it in Safe Mode with Networking and run no software until completing the manual routine.
Once the manual removal is fulfilled, reboot computer system in Normal Mode and make sure the issue is solved.
Remove Total Protect files and dll’s:
C:\Documents and Settings\[UserName]\Application Data\RtlDriver32.exe
Unregister Total Protect registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[SET OF RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe”