Hi, can you help me uninstall Malware Defender 2015 from my computer now? I don’t want this program on my compute any more. Well, last night my kids were paying their games on my computer, suddenly something popped up to ask to update flash player to continue the game, so kids clicked on to choose update, then next few minutes, it popped another message telling my computer is at risk and suggesting me to install Malware Defender 2015, so I did so as instruction. But today I feel this program works weird, because it always tell my compute is infected with Trojan virus but cannot deal with any virus. So could you please help check if my computer is compromised or not and help me uninstall this program?
Brief Introduction to Malware Defender 2015
Malware Defender 2015 is a vicious and dangerous fake antivirus program which attacks windows computer and does damages to system. This fake antivirus has no ability of virus protection, but just brings bad effects to computer system. It’s designed by cyber criminals for money laundering. Once it’s installed into your computer, it will change the start-up setting, and once you boot up your computer, it will quickly run a full scanning for your computer and tells you that your computer is at risk. You will find that many infected files are listed by it. when you see many infected files, you may be nervous and scared and also worried about your computer and then next you will click the Remove All button on fake Malware Defender 2015 program, but it doesn’t continue to help you remove the virus, but it ask you to purchase a new and advanced version of this program to continue this action. Well, in this step, you should realize that it’s a scam. Yes, and this is rouge antivirus. It just wants to trick people into paying money for another fake antivirus program. It throws those message about your computer state that computer has threats is also fake, and computer may not be infected with any threats, but it throws those fake message to scare people to believe it and next attract people to buy their products. Don’t trust this fake program; its goal is to scam your money. Even though you purchase the so-called advanced version, your computer is still in a dangerous state, because Malware Defender 2015 is actually a kind of virus which will do harms to computer. So you’re strongly suggested to remove this fake program as soon as possible.
Malware Defender 2015 virus enters your operating system, and infiltrates into start-up items, Windows Task Manager and Registry editor. Then it can block and disable legitimate Windows applications and other normal functions like Windows Task Manager and Registry editor. Some programs on your infected computer will run abnormally. Some of them even cannot run. It may give a prompt telling this program currently not exists, which means this program may be changed or disable or not in the original location due to this virus. And you may find some unknown files with extension of exe are on the desktop, but it’s hard to delete, because some processes are disordered by this virus. Also due to this Malware Defender 2015 virus, computer will run slower than before, and internet speed is suffered. You will get stuck on the Internet, and web browser crash down often. This virus can change the DNS settings of Internet to block you access the Internet. And every time when it automatically runs to scan, it actually disables system programs and destroys computer security shell, which will result in more and more loopholes and create opportunities to bring other viruses to mess up computer. At that time, system usage and CPU usage will be eaten up by those threats, and computer will usually get troubles and becomes weaker, and someday it will stop running. Therefore, it is wise to uninstall Malware Defender 2015 at once to save computer earlier.
A Screenshot of This Malware Defender 2015 Infection (Fake Antivirus Alert)
Properties of the Fake Anti-virus Spyware
-Always pops up once you boot up your computer or run a program, claiming your computer is in great risk
-Asking you to purchase a code to activate this software, so that it can help you to remove the threats in your computer
-Can modify the computer registry once it is installed into the computer
-Can prohibit legit program to run, including your anti-virus programs
-Can occupy a great usage of CPU, which slows down the performance of computer or even causes blue screen
Finding all or some of these symptoms on your computer, sorry to say that your computer is infected by Malware Defender 2015 virus. Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
Manual Removal Guide of Fake Anti-virus Program (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
Step 1: Try to access the Safe mode with Networking.
In order to get into this mode, you should restart your infected computer and tap F8 key constantly when computer is booting back up to get safe mode options on the screen, use arrow keys to highlight the option you want to enter then press E/Enter key. * Usually, this rogue program will be disabled from automatically starting in safe modes. Users will be able to fix the Malware Defender 2015 problem without constantly blocks from the fake AV. If you are a Windows 8 user, click here and learn how to boot up Windows 8 to safe mode.
For those computer which are XP operating systems, you will need to you choose your XP system after you choose safe mode with networking, you can press Enter directly without choosing any thing.
After loading files, you need to log in your account to get the safe mode with networking, for XP users, please choose Yes when you see the dialog.
Step 2: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to Malware Defender 2015, the name of the process of it is random.
Step 3:Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel, then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs.
Then try to find Malware Defender 2015, highlight it and choose Remove.
Step 4: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\
Video Guide on How to Remove Rogue Program:
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Once Malware Defender 2015 virus is installed to your computer it will be configured to run automatically along with the operating system, and each time when you start up your computer it will pretend to be computer internet security software to run and display fake security state of your computer to scare you. It aims at cheating out of your money by recommending you to purchase its fake full version. This fake antivirus also performs destructive activities on your computer. It damages the main system files to make it be able to pop up even under troubleshooting mode such as safe mode and safe mode with networking. It damages some fatal system to slow down computer performance. What you should do promptly is to remove fake Malware Defender 2015 and install a real reputable antivirus program to protect your computer instead of a fake one.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a quite level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Malware Defender 2015 virus? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on March 4, 2015 4:56 pm