Fake security alerts of Disk Antivirus Professional scam
Disk Antivirus Professional implies the program categorized as fake anti-spyware tool. The ways it enters systems are illegal. It users various browser vulnerabilities and leaks in system security protection settings, thus allowing the hoax to enter the workstation. Sometimes this is the fault of available anti-spyware application when its databases aren’t properly updated. In other cases the reason for this rogue to enter the computer might be due to the absence of any anti-virus program at all on the attacked system. In general, surfing the web is never 100% safe, so clicking infected links, downloading software from unsecure resources, malicious links in social networks may bring Disk Antivirus Professional scam onto your system.
The moment Disk Antivirus Professional actually comes into your PC is hidden from user’s eyes. Thus, no person can actually terminate the installation process of this badware ahead of time. Once this scam is successfully implanted into your system it begins giving the bunch of fake security warnings and alerts. We would like to warn you about them ahead of time. Please find them quoted below.
Application cannot be executed. The file GoogleUpdate.exe infected.
Please activate your antivirus software.
Security Monitor: WARNING!
Attention! System detected a potential hazard (TrojanSPM/LX) on your computer that may infect executable files. Your private information and PC safety is at risk.
To get rid of unwanted spyware and keep your computer safe your need to update your current security software.
Click Yes to download official intrusion detection system (IDS software).
Spyware.IEMonster activity detected. This is spyware that attempts to steal passwords from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Outlook and other programs.
Click here to remove it immediately with Disk Antivirus.
Disk Antivirus Warning
Your PC is still infected with dangerous viruses. Activate antivirus protection to prevent data loss and avoid the theft of your credit card details.
Warning: Your computer is infected
Detected spyware infection!
Click this message to install the last update of security software…
Disk Antivirus Professional Warning
Intercepting programs that may compromise your privacy and harm your system have been detected on your PC.
Click here to remove them immediately with Disk Antivirus Professional.
We hope you will never buy Disk Antivirus Professional malware. This is not the program worth considering as security software. Its abilities to fix your system and render security to it are totally fabricated, as well as all sorts of the above-mentioned fake security alerts and warnings of this rogue. So, when you see it on your machine, please hurry up to delete it as clearly instructed in the malware removal guidelines below.
Disk Antivirus Professional virus removal guide:
- Enable the display of extensions.
- Run Explorer by clicking Win+E.
- Go to the folder –> C:\Windows\system32
- Copy two files –> cmd.exe and taskkill.exe and transfer them to your desktop.
- Rename those files on the desktop –> cmd.exe into explorer.exe and taskkill.exe into iexplore.exe.
- Run from the desktop renamed file cmd.exe (now explorer.exe).
- In the opened window type iexplore /FI “WINDOWTITLE eq Disk Antivirus Professional” /IM * /F
- Press “Enter“.
Important!!! After these procedures implemented the virus hasn’t yet been removed! Now you need to scan your system with our recommended security software – GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
Disk Antivirus Professional removal video guide:
Disk Antivirus Professional virus manual removal:
Disk Antivirus Professional files to be removed:
%Desktopdir%\Disk Antivirus Professional.lnk
%Programs%\Disk Antivirus Professional\Disk Antivirus Professional.lnk
Disk Antivirus Professional virus registry entries to be removed:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professional
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professional\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe,0
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professional\DisplayName Disk Antivirus Professional
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professional\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professional\UninstallString “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u