BlockScanner removal instruction

admin | November 2, 2009

Block Scanner (BlockScanner), – a rogue antivirus (clone of BlockWatcher and SoftVeteran). BlockScanner installs by taking advantage of poorly guarded systems that appear to have vulnerable backdoors. A quite widespread alternative method of Block Scanner intrusion is online scanners that confuse users by popping up unexpectedly and reporting numerous spyware infections thus trying to have the user download its unregistered copy.


Block Scanner - fake scan

Block Scanner - fake scan


As BlockScanner is on your machine, it starts simulated scans, and display fake warnings that your personal computer is infected. Of course, creators decided that the best way to make people purchase their product, in this case BlockScanner, is to scare them, and then provide the solution to solve this problem.
Block Scanner - fake security center

Block Scanner - fake security center

We advise you to be extremely careful with this malicious software. Do not install it yourselves. It is extremely important to remove all the components of the BlockScanner and all the malware and trojans that it might have come bundled with.

GridinSoft LLC and Trojan-Killer.com IS NOT associated, affiliated, consorted, or connected with the publishers or creators of Block Scanner.


Block Scanner automatical remover:

The screenshot above displaying all the threats that Trojan Killer found. Please note that the infections found on your computer may be different than what is shown here

The screenshot above displaying all the threats that Trojan Killer found. Please note that the infections found on your computer may be different than what is shown here

As you might have foreseen, Block Scanner is not a lonely walker in the empty space. In contrary, it has multiple ties with other rogues so that complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of Block Scanner. In addition, if you remove Block Scanner automatically, you get life-time protection from malware aggression.


Block Scanner manual removal guide:

Delete Block Scanner files:

%CommonDesktopDir%BlockScanner.lnk
%CommonPrograms%BlockScanner1 BlockScanner.lnk
%CommonPrograms%BlockScanner2 Homepage.lnk
%CommonPrograms%BlockScanner3 Uninstall.lnk
%Temp%nsg2.tmpnsProcess.dll
%ProgramFiles%BlockScanner SoftwareBlockScannerBlockScanner.exe
%ProgramFiles%BlockScanner SoftwareBlockScanneruninstall.exe

Delete Block Scanner registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallBlockScanner
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREBlockScanner
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun “BlockScanner”

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