Description of Windows Simple Protector and consequences of its residing on your PC
Windows Simple Protector is yet another update for Windows security pushed through notorious fake schemes based on MSE alert faked by trojan. Its closest forerunners, Windows Troubles Analyzer and Windows Perfomance Manager had been detected just in few days before its supposed date of release.
The adware in question has inherited viruses and propagation network used to push up its forerunners.
Remove Windows Simple Protector that harms computer systems instead of taking care of their protection and misleadingly refers to Windows and Microsoft as though they recommend and value it.
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Windows Simple Protector Technical Details:
- Full name: Windows Simple Protector, WindowsSimpleProtector, Windows SimpleProtector
- Version: 2011
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Windows Simple Protector:
Fake Microsoft Security Essential Popup or Alert is a common start point for the adware introduction. Actually, before the said popup is shown, a trojan should arrive. The trojan is a pop-upper and is typically uploaded by users as a casual content. It may be posed as update requested by Windows, but in actuality the request is just a popup at misleading website.
The popup displayed by the trojan includes three logically subsequent alerts. First of them states that potential threat has been detected and invite to “show details” that launches another alert posed as a scan windows and pretending to find a threat called Trojan.Horse.Win32.PAV.64.a. For this threat to be deleted, a user is prompted to get the adware in question downloaded and installed. This is a main point of thirst alert titled Threat Prevention Solution Found.
Already on this stage it is possible to get rid of Windows Simple Protector “in advance” by deleting the trojan.
Once the adware is installed, it provides identification signs in excess and some of its alerts are extremely annoying as they are followed by restrictions the adware applies itself while referring to invented reasons, e.g. it states that Firefox is a keylogger and is thus blocked, so that user’s are temporary deprived of access to the worldwide web.
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Windows Simple Protector automatical removal:
The way of removing Windows Simple Protector by automated solution will certainly cover any variety of trojan that promotes the adware in a way explained above. This method should be understood as a comprehensive system inspection followed by respective disinfection.
Manual Removal of Windows Simple Protector:
In no case you should be in haste deleting the adware entries, for names of some of them are very similar to critical system files. Please double-check the entry you have typed before ordering to delete it.
On the other hand, it is not recommended to postpone the adware extermination as it is a quite destructive behavior malware.
Remove Windows Simple Protector files and dll’s:
Unregister Windows Simple 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’