How many antivirus programs do you have to protect your computer? Is there one that’s unfamiliar by you but yet still getting itself installed on the machine? If you happen to find this Internet Security Plus software on your computer. Be careful and try to avoid from paying for anything. This specific software is believed to be from a rogue family. You are suggested to remove it out of the PC.

Internet Security Plus Virus – How to Remove? Rogue Antivirus Description

Internet Security Plus appears on a computer looking like an antivirus software and acting that way as well. Can you trust this unknown program which you might not even install in the first place? The answer is negative. This specific software, installed in your computer without permission, is categorized as one of the rogue antivirus programs which has become a major issue to lots of computer users but yet still cannot be prevented permanently. You may find Internet Security Plus virus quite familiar. That’s because it can also be treated as another version of the Internet Security Pro virus or the Internet Security 2013 virus. With a familiar look and slightly different name, this fake antivirus software becomes active again.

Computers running mostly Windows 7, XP and Vista can be targeted by this Internet Security Plus virus even though they are protected by legitimate antivirus applications. Just like the other versions in the same group, Internet SecurityPlus virus can be distributed through malicious web sites, links and free programs. Special Trojan viruses can also help it install as well. With a deceitful appearance, this rogue antivirus software has managed to turn many computer users into its victims. Generally, such computer virus is trying to confuse you by stating that your computer is full of errors and infections and is in real danger so as to get you to pay for something that doesn’t even exist.

Once Internet Security Plus virus is installed in a computer, it will start auto checks through the system upon start-up or during computer usage. The constant pop up of this rogue antivirus screen will somehow prevent you from running other programs on the computer. Even when you try to get online to a certain webpage, Internet Security Plus and its notices will pop up blocking you from doing so. The constant system checks will end up telling you that there are errors and infections in the system which can cause dangers to the computer. And since it’s not a registered version, you will need to activate the program first by purchasing the registered codes or version so that it can help you keep your PC safe and clean. However, one shouldn’t purchase anything as this Internet Security Plus is fake and so is the registered version. As a matter of fact, the scanning results are also false statements about your computer as they are designed beforehand. All it’s trying to do is to take credits from you by deceiving.

To gain access back again and be able to run programs on the computer, Internet Security Plus virus should be removed ASAP. Contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for removal help if you are not a PC expert yourself but want this unwanted program off.

A Screen-shot of Internet SecurityPlus Virus

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Internet SecurityPlus Is Bad In Every Possible Way

Internet Security Plus virus is absolutely not worth downloading because it isn’t a legitimate software after all. However, it can get itself installed through many ways even though computer users don’t want it in their computers. That’s right. The rogue program doesn’t need permission from PC owners to install. And once it’s installed, it will bring so much trouble to get PC users in pain. To be more specific:

# Internet Security Plus virus will start system checks constantly no matter how many times you’ve turned it off;
# The constant pop up of virus screen will stop you from accessing other parts on the computer;
# You are forbidden to run programs, check emails or surf the Internet;
# Also, false security alerts will keep showing all over the screen making you unpleasant;
# And valuable info can be collected especially when you sign up for the registered version or codes.

A Step-by-Step Removal Guide of Fake Antivirus Software

Internet Security Plus virus can somehow disable legitimate antivirus programs on the computer. And since it has prevented you from running programs on the infected machine, running checks through antivirus won’t help get rid of this virus. Manual removal is suggested here. Expertise will be required during the manual removal process:

Step 1: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time to open the Windows Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top; then End processes associated with Internet Security Plus virus or processes that are not belonging to system.
Windows Task Manager

Notice: If Windows Task Manager has been disabled under normal mode and other programs can’t be run because of the constant pop-up Internet Security Pro virus screen, please try to restart the infected computer into Safe mode with Networking first. To put the computer in Safe mode with Networking, please hit F8 key repeatedly while system is booting up BUT before it’s logging in till you get advanced options on a black screen; use arrow keys to highlight Safe mode with Networking option and hit enter key to proceed system loading files into that mode.
safe mode with networking for Windows XP Vista and Win 7

Step 2: Open Control Panel from Start menu. Go to Uninstall a program list, scroll down and find Internet Security Plus rogue to Uninstall.
uninstall-control-panel

Step 3: Open Control Panel from Start menu. Go to Folder Options and under View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and non-select Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) then click OK.
Folder Options

Step 4: Pull up Run box by hitting Windows+R keys then type regedit to open Registry Editor. Delete all the following or those related to the Internet Security Plus virus:
Run+Registry-Editor2

%AppData%\NPSWF32.dll
%AppData%\Protector-.exe
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe(rnd)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = {rnd}
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “”
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun

Video Guide to Remove Rogue Antispyware In Registry Editor

Conclusion

Internet Security Plus is a rogue antispyware according to its characters and behaviors on targeted computers. It is unwanted by many computer users. But no matter how people despise this software, it can still find a way through by avoiding protections from antivirus programs. That is, it can be distributed through malicious web sites and free programs. Most computer users have no clue of where this virus comes from. It just pops up on the computers and starts running system checks. Even though it seems to be very helpful, Internet Security Plus virus can prevent you from using the computer properly again by these constant checks. No matter what you try to open or run, the virus screen will get in the way. Like other rogue antivirus, the scanning results are always full of errors and detections trying to threaten the owners of the PCs. And by claiming that its activate version will help you remove all these troubles, Internet Security Plus is now scamming you. One shouldn’t believe that there’s such thing as an activate version of this program. It’s already done so much trouble in your computer. You certainly don’t want to be scammed at the same time.

Therefore, the unwanted program should be removed in time to keep PC safe. Please contact YooSecurity Experts to get further assistance if you can’t fulfill a complete removal of this Internet Security Plus virus.

Published by Karen Lawrence & last updated on June 14, 2013 1:08 am

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