Description of Windows Shield Protector consequences of its residing on your PC
Computers with Windows Shield Protector installed are marked by the adware, probably unintentionally, so that properly protected web-servers may deny access for such computers to their resources. For users of PCs affected by this threat of annoying kind this means that, besides the annoyance of the adware alerts they will suffer of inability to open requested websites.
Click here (this link works in spite of the adware’s impact) to run free scan and remove Windows Shield Protector.
Windows Shield Protector Technical Details:
- Full name: Windows Shield Protector, WindowsShieldProtector, Windows ShieldProtector
- Version: 2011
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Windows Shield Protector:
In some ultimate cases of system resistance the adware may be limited in its popups. In a regular case the adware shows a full range of its nag screens and threat specific notifications providing plenty of info to identify it.
For users experiencing shortage of signs to clearly identify the threat the description of main types of Windows Shield Protector popups is provided below:
1. desktop alerts are shown at the middle of the desktop and at the system tray and normally contain no occurrences of the adware name. They describe imaginary threat or process.
2. fake Windows alerts are shown in the chromes faking system windows. They may directly name the adware and on behalf of Windows recommend further use of it.
3. nag screens provide sure identification signs as they have the name of the rogue both in their header and in the body.
Once the adware presence is detected or suspected, click here to run free scan and uninstall Windows Shield Protector, which is only possible through removal of its components.
Windows Shield Protector automatical removal:
The way of Windows Shield Protector deletion that covers other threats is a suggestion of this article for users willing to guarantee total disinfection of computer systems. It also requires no special skills and less time than manual method of the advertising virus extermination.
Manual Removal of Windows Shield Protector:
To prevent the boring flow of misleading alerts by the adware the only solution is to remove Windows Shield Protector, including its registry entries. Any uninstallation and disabling techniques will not completely resolve the issue.
Perform removal actions according to the list below and in the sequence of the entries appearance in the list.
Remove Windows Shield Protector files and dll’s:
Unregister Windows Shield Protector registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = ‘%UserProfile%\Application Data\<random>.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\egui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ekrn.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msascui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’