If you notice an existence of Security Protection on the computer, better seek help from trusted technician or yet remove it yourself using the guide we prepared on this article. Rogue applications such as Security Protection needs to eliminate from the system urgently.
Do you have an idea what will happen if this rogue program stays resident for long? The consequences are perilous. At first stage of infection, Security Protection promotes itself as computer protection software. Extremely displaying false but convincing warning and alerts, users may positively accept this pretentious application as lawful. In just a matter of minutes, Security Protection will fetch configuration file from a remote server. Victim may not be aware of other dangers that the fake anti-virus is attempting to implement.
Security Protection supplementary configurations mean to obstruct any .EXE files to be executed. Thus, running any anti-virus program to take out this threat is not possible. Additionally, essential tools to carry out troubleshooting are render inoperative. Security Protection immediately closes task manager, registry editor and control panel when attempted to run.
Having this rogue application on the system complicates the operation, or worst, it is certainly useless. Regaining control over the affected computer involves absolute removal of Security Protection. Im-infected.com’s removal guide on this page is prepared to assist our visitors, especially victims of Security Protection, to clean the system and turn it to virus-free once more.
|Systems Affected||Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7|
What are the Symptoms of Privacy Protection Virus Infection?
When Privacy Protection is installed, it will provide a virus scan that does not need user’s intervention. The rogue software runs on itself. It will produce several threats identified on the computer and advises immediate removal using the licensed version of Privacy Protection.
Other Detection Name for Privacy Protection
The malware will load using the process:
gtlcuxxpmy.exe or any random characters
Malicious files created by Privacy Protection are the following:
c:\Documents and Settings\(User Name)\Local Settings\Application Data\gtlcuxxpmy.exe
c:\Documents and Settings\(User Name)\Desktop\Privacy Protection.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\(User Name)\Local Settings\Temp\1.tmp
c:\documents and settings\(User Name)\Local settings\Temp\2.tmp
Windows Vista/ Windows 7
c:\Users\(User Name)\Desktop\Privacy Protection.lnk
Privacy Protection will create the following registry entries: