How to get rid of System Progressive Protection virus?
System Progressive Protection is a scam application, the product of online frauds. It has the only intention – to infect various PCs around the globe and to push users into buying the fake registration key of this totally helpless security utility. Why is it helpless, by the way? The answer is quite simple, indeed. This is a fake antispyware tool that cannot render the protection it promises. All these three words of which the name of this program consists surely sound persuasive. But the thorough analysis of this applications gives us all the grounds to assert that such program is a typical fraudulent tool in the hands of online crooks who now want to steal money from as many users as they can.
The installation process of System Progressive Protection is carried out in a hidden manner. User cannot trace this very procedure, so it is almost impossible to terminate it ahead of time (before the malware successfully enters the compromised system). By the way, here comes quite a logical question – why did System Progressive Protection actually enter some particular computer? What about security software already installed on the machine? Why didn’t it work as advertised? The answer is also simple. There is no 100% security protection in the cyber world today. Sooner or later, but even the world’s most powerful, reputable and well-known anti-virus programs occasionally fail to do the job of protecting your system, thus permitting rogues like System Progressive Protection to make the dwelling inside of your system. This can be the case when their anti-virus database is outdated (either by the fault of the very security company or by the fault of user to perform the regular update, even though in the majority of the cases it should be carried out automatically). Sometimes users prefer not to have any security software at all. If this is the case with you, then surely there’s nothing to be surprised about when you see the malicious program described herein on your computer.
What happens after System Progressive Protection successfully enters your machine? It immediately begins to implement its numerous malicious and evil plots on your computer. First, it modifies your system in a manner that permits the hoax to be started automatically on your computer. This is done by means of adding or modifying certain registry entries. Thus, the hoax starts itself up automatically you actually switch your PC on. As you see, the program doesn’t care about your own preferences. It does whatever it wants in order to reach its numerous fraudulent objectives.
Fake scans of System Progressive Protection are inevitable for you to observe. They’re initiated automatically once the PC is successfully booted. The hoax plans to scare you tremendously with the bunch of unfair facts about security status of your machine. Thus, each system scan System Progressive Protection implements is fake, same as the report that follows afterwards. In this reports users are warned of various fake and unreal threats that aren’t even peculiar for your machine. For example, users are told of the presence of various Trojans, worms, spyware, adware, dialers, keyloggers and many other forms of cyber infections. They can be real, but when it comes to your PC they’re all but invented by System Progressive Protection scam, because it doesn’t possess with the feature to detect real system vulnerabilities or to fix real security problems. This program simply can’t protect you online.
Taking into consideration the above-mentioned, it is a foolish thing to believe into all fake and misleading statements expressed by System Progressive Protection virus. The information it reports to you is far away from the truth. Ignore it completely! Do not buy the fake and helpless licensed version of this malware! The registration key of System Progressive Protection is not what you need. What you should do immediately is to see the proper assistance from reputable security blog and respective security software to effectively eliminate the scam that named itself as System Progressive Protection. This can be done with the help of GridinSoft Trojan Killer as clearly described below.
The last but not the least – if you have become the victim of frauds and mistakenly purchased System Progressive Protection hoax, please immediately get in touch with your bank or other payment processing company and tell them to cancel the charges made via your bank card. There might be the chances that you will get your money back, even though there’s no such guarantee from hackers, of course.
System Progressive Protection virus removal guide:
- To prevent blockage of launching of legitimate security applications, Task Manager and other important applications by System Progressive Protection, please restart your PC into Safe Mode with Networking. For this purpose keep hitting “F8” button repeatedly before Windows starts booting. If “F8” doesn’t work, try using “F5” in the same manner. Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice.
- Log in as the user whose account got infected with System Progressive Protection virus.
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer through the official web-site https://trojan-killer.net or via the direct download link https://trojan-killer.net/download.php
- Once the installer launches itself successfully, choose the preferred installer language:
- Trojan Killer Setup Wizard will guide you through the rest of the installation process.
- Make sure you read the license agreement carefully.
- Choose the destination path for installation of Trojan Killer.
- The installation process will begin.
- Once you click “Finish” Trojan Killer will be started.
- During the scan several registry entries and files will be detected as the ones associated with System Progressive Protection scam:
- Once the scan is completed, make sure you click “Remove selected” to delete all infected items.
- Make sure to reboot your PC and repeat the scan in the case of necessity.
System Progressive Protection removal video:
System Progressive Protection virus manual removal procedure:
System Progressive Protection files to be removed:
%Desktopdir%\System Progressive Protection.lnk
%Programs%\System Progressive Protection\System Progressive Protection.lnk
System Progressive Protection virus registry entries to be removed:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Progressive Protection
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Progressive Protection\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe,0
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Progressive Protection\DisplayName System Progressive Protection
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Progressive Protection\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Progressive Protection\UninstallString “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u