Recently, I have downloaded this SpeedUpMyPC 2014 into my computer, and I thought with the help of this program, I can get a better performance on my computer. But it seems that I have made a mistake. Now my computer acts improperly and slowly. I don’t know why and I am not a computer literate. Is that possible my computer get infected by virus or something else? I receive many warning message on this SpeedUpMyPC 2014. Is that serious? If so, should I pay for the program to save my computer?
Brief Introduction to SpeedUpMyPC 2014
When people first see this SpeedUpMyPC 2014 on the Internet, they can be cheated to believe it is a good system security program. From the description that hackers write for it, people may think this program can speed up their computers and protect the computers from being infected by virus. However, the fact is there is nothing to do with the security or protection. This program belongs to a rogue anti-virus program which is classified as a computer threat. The purpose of those Hackers who design this fake program is to gain illegal incomes from unwitting people. Cyber hackers can put this SpeedUpMyPC 2014 on many websites for people to download. Being different with other computer viruses, this computer threat can be downloaded by people on their own which make this fake program infection spread widely. Also this rogue anti-virus program can also be installed during the installation process of other free program.
The Screenshot of This Fake
Computer user can be cheated from its name and interface. Once this fake is activated on the infected computer, it can start a full scan on the computer and will not allow PC user to stop it. After a few minutes scan, the result will show that many risks are found on the infected computer. In fact, those warning are all forged by this program. The only one purpose of SpeedUpMyPC 2014 is to threaten the computer user that the computer is not working fine. From the interface of it, people can also be cheated by many professional-looking functions. However, none of them has the ability to solve the computer problem. Once people have been convinced by this fake, they would like to solve their computers issues by using this program. That comes to the key point of this fake program, which is to cheat people to purchase a code to activate the program into full version, so that it can start to solve the computer problem and protect the computer. Under no circumstance should computer user pay for this fake. It will do nothing even PC user pay for it. It is a total hoax.
Except cheating people to pay, SpeedUpMyPC 2014 can cause many other problems on the infected computer. This fake program can modify the system registry so that it can start work from the startup. Also, with the assistance of this rogue program, many other computer threats can be saved in the infected computer and make further damage to the computer. This fake program can occupy a large percent of CPU which can make the computer operates slowly, and some programs cannot be opened or take much time to get them started. The privacy of the computer user has a great risk to be leaker out to remote hackers, and in this situation, computer user will suffer from more financial losses.
The properties of the Infection
-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 SpeedUpMyPC 2014. 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 then press F8 key constantly before windows launches. Use your arrow keys to highlight “safe mode with networking” and then press Enter.
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 SpeedUpMyPC 2014, 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 SpeedUpMyPC 2014, 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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It is not a wise choice for people to keep this SpeedUpMyPC 2014 in the computer, and it can slow down the performance of the infected computer. People can be enticed to download it from some dubious websites. Once this program is activated on the computer, the performance of the infected computer is extremely slow. This fake program will pop up a lot of fake warning tells that there are a lot threats in the computer. In order to remove all threats, people are asked to pay for a code to activate the program to full version. The best way to deal with this SpeedUpMyPC 2014 is to remove it all and do not pay for it.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a quite level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of SpeedUpMyPC 2014? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on April 10, 2014 4:02 am