Do you always get redirected online to a specific web site named Are you asked to download an unknown software named System Care Antivirus? Is this a legit antivirus application? Why does it keep asking you to install while you’ve already have other antivirus programs on the computer? How do you stop this redirection without installing this unwanted System Care Antivirus? Description is a special web site associating with a rogue antispyware program – System Care Antivirus which has been quite active lately. Many computer users have come across this malicious program on their computers and suffered from chaos brought up by it. This webpage associating with this virus can show up as your new home page. You can also be redirected to this specific domain while surfing online. Browsing activities won’t be fine since then because of the redirect actions. Hence, this Systemcare-antivirus URL can also be categorized as a browser redirect problem. If you don’t get rid of this annoying pop-up page, you will experience many consequences including being redirected and asked to install this malicious program. You may even be blocked out of other web sites instead of this System Care Antivirus home page.

This site is just trying to make you install its associating program which is System Care Antivirus. Do not be fooled by it even though it says this program can protect full computer protection in the future or whatsoever. System Care Antivirus is categorized as a rogue antivirus software. This kind of virus usually will dress up like a legit antivirus application but it’s in fact not real at all. Once you decide to install this program, you will be about to experience consequences brought up by this fake antivirus. For instance, it will start scanning processes automatically upon system start-up. You won’t be able to stop this session since it’s trying to report many viruses and infections to you in order to threaten you and thus make you to pay. It is believed that the scanning results given by this rogue antivirus software are actually sponsored by computer attackers. They create this malicious software as well as these fake statements about your computer. By letting these fake security alerts poop up constantly, System Care Antivirus tries to make you believe that your computer is not in a good situation and it can help solve these problems. When you decide to use this unknown software, you will be asked to sign up or activate its full version. And in order to do that, a certain amount of money will be required. However, instead of sending the money to this System Care Antivirus program, you are sending the money into PC attackers’ accounts. Computer attackers will only take this money and do not provide you any protection or removal service. We can also say that this is a scam site.

Not being able to remove this unwanted site and its associating software System Care Antivirus fake program? Contact YooSecurity Online PC Expert if you are a computer literate and don’t know much about computer. The manual removal of will require better computer skills and knowledge (Only advanced computer users are suggested to follow the guides here).

Screen-shot of Systemcare-antivirus Webpage


“System Care Antivirus” Virus Screen-shots:
System Care Antivirus

“System Care Antivirus” Virus Alert:

Some examples of the fake pop up alerts:
# System security threat was detected. Viruses and/ or spyware may be damaging your system now. Prevent infection and data loss or stealing by running a free security scan.

# System Care Antivirus has blocked a program from accessing the internet. Taskmgr.exe is infected with Trojan. Private data can be stolen by third parties, including credit card details and passwords.

# Some critical system files of your computer were modified by malicious program. It may cause system instability and data loss.
Click here to block unauthorized modification by removing threats (Recommended).

# System Care Antivirus Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet.
Internet Explorer Internet Browser is infected with worm SVCHOST.Stealth.Keyloger. This worm is trying to send your credit card details using Internet Explorer Internet Browser to connect to remote host.

Rogue System Care Antivirus Manual Removal Guide

To remove redirect and its associating program, manual removal is suggested here since real antivirus applications have failed to catch them both. But as mentioned above that the manual removal process requires expertise. Any lack of experiences could cause other problems. Also, due to the fact that this virus can change into different names as time goes on, it’s more complicated than just following the steps below to remove this rogue software. A backup of important personal stuff is also suggested beforehand. Then please start removing this rogue antivirus from the following steps:

Step 1: Please try to reboot the infected machine into Safe mode with Networking. 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: 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 System Care Antivirus virus ( or processes that are not belonging to system.
Windows Task Manager

Step 3: Open Control Panel from Start menu. Go to Uninstall a program list, scroll down and find System Care Antivirus rogue to Uninstall.

Step 4: 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 5: 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 following files.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe(rnd)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = {rnd}
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “”

Step 6: Replace home page address back to favorite.
Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Video Guide on How to Remove Fake System Care Antivirus Virus

Systemcare-antivirus Conclusion

We usually install antivirus applications on our computers to protect viruses including Trojans, browser hijackers and malware from attacking. While there are many versions of antivirus programs out there, there’s this kind of application that is actually fake antivirus software created by computer hackers in order to create chaos to damage computers and to benefit inappropriately from innocent computer users’ private info. This System Care Antivirus is one of the newly released rogue antispyware that’s associating with the web site It is believed that this unwanted fake antivirus can install itself without permission from PC owners. Other than that, it can also get itself installed by redirecting you constantly to its own web site. You won’t be able to surf the internet properly because of this redirect action. You may even be blocked out of other web pages but only have access to this site. Once you install this System Care Antivirus software, you will be asked eventually to pay for its activate or full version which can help you get rid of all the detecting troubles and provide further PC protection service. However, The full version of System Care Antivirus does not exist. It won’t help you remove all the problems in your machine; neither will it protect the PC. With this System Care Antivirus in the system, other malware and ransomware could even be allowed to get in.  Hence, it’s the best to get rid of both Systemcare-antivirus site and System Care Antivirus rogue program.

Notice: System Care Antivirus still pops up after the removal? Still being redirected while surfing online to site constantly? Please contact YooSecurity Expert now to do a complete removal and to save all the data in your computer.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on April 16, 2013 12:17 pm

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