Advanced PC Shield 2012 scam. How to get rid of it
Advanced PC Shield 2012 virus imitates the behavior of some kind of anti-virus tool supposedly aimed to help you clean your PC and set it free from viruses, infections and other computer threats. But the fact is that Advanced PC Shield 2012, no matter how attractive and persuasive it might be outwardly, is full of evil intentions and plots. These evil intentions and plots have the only target – to make you one of the victims of Advanced PC Shield 2012 virus by persuading you to purchase so-called full version of this program which, according to its own promises, can relieve your PC from malware infiltration and its consequences. The truth of the matter is that all such promises made by Advanced PC Shield 2012 are entirely fake and untrue. They are just meant to trick you and scare you into purchasing this totally useless tool.
It should be first noted that Advanced PC Shield 2012 virus penetrates to the infected computer by means of trojans which take the direct part in spreading and installation of this type of malware. Such trojans could be contained in the e-mails, certain malicious web pages and links, so you’ve got to be very careful with what sites you surf, what links you click and what programs from the Web you choose to download. Be careful, because, as you are probably aware of, the Internet is full of malwares and potential threats which could considerably affect and damage your system. Advanced PC Shield 2012, no doubt, is one of such threats. As soon as the rogue is successfully installed onto user’s machine it would immediately amend your PC settings in such a manner that it will be launched automatically with each Windows startup. The next step of this malware would be to arrange the series of fake system scans accompanied at their termination with untrue reports about viruses, malwares and threats supposedly identified by the scam. No doubt, user who thought that everything was fine with his/her PC would really be scared with such reports. But the fact and the reality is that all such reports and claims made by Advanced PC Shield 2012 about the presence of viruses on your computer are totally fake and bogus. They are just meant to further scare you into purchasing Advanced PC Shield 2012, which tells you that it is the only right remedy for removal of the aforesaid fake threats. This program is most probably the only threat available on your computer. It is Advanced PC Shield 2012 which should be removed at once. Needless to say, you should stay away from purchasing programs like this one.
If you mistakenly have already effected the payment for the benefit of crooks who elaborated Advanced PC Shield 2012 then its time to contact your bank or other payment processing company and dispute all charges incurred by you for the benefit of these criminals. Another thing for you to do is to remove Advanced PC Shield 2012 scam and virus program immediately, at the very first detection. We recommend you to use GridinSoft Trojan Killer for this purpose. Of course, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time if you need our assistance on any matter.
Milestones for successful removal of Advanced PC Shield 2012 virus:
- Download 2 applications – Kaspersky TDSS Killer and KillMalwareProc.exe. Save them to some PC folder of your choice.
- Add KillMalwareProc.exe downloaded application to the Startup folder of your computer.
- Launch Kaspersky TDSS Killer. It will remove the virus driver and will ask you to reboot your PC. Follow its instructions and reboot.
- After reboot KillMalwareProc.exe application will not let the virus be installed again. Shut down KillMalwareProc.exe. Download and run GridinSoft Trojan Killer and remove all the remaining threats.