Wireshark Antivirus (Wireshark Antivirus.exe) removal guide.

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Wireshark Antivirus is another malware being widely spread nowadays. It is classified as Rogue Anti-Spyware application, also known as WiresharkAntivirus (Wireshark antivirus.exe). It is important to note that Wireshark Antivirus is a very intricate tool that should not be trusted or seriously treated, because in reality it is nothing but a fake anti-spyware. By the way, it uses the name of legitimate company and suggests PC users to purchase it. However, the Wireshark development team has issued a notice informing the public that they do not and have never developed or disrtibuted any antivirus software. In the same manner Wireshark company clearly rejected and denied the existence of any ties with the developers of Wireshark Antivirus (Wireshark antivirus.exe).

Entering into a system undetected via sneaky Trojans, the likes of Zlob Trojan, Wireshark Antivirus will only compromise the integrity of any system to which it actually penetrated. As soon as it is inside a system, Wireshark Antivirus will create a registry entry that will ensure it is executed each time the system is started up. Thus, once our computer is infected, each time you start it you will see fabricated system scan that reports non-existing and fake infections. The further behavior of Wireshark Antivirus is similar to other malicious applications. For example, Wireshark Antivirus would initiate “scanning” the system to check whether there are any infections on it. Please take heed that this is nothing but a trick to fool you. Wireshark Antivirus will then display a number of fake security alerts and pop-up warnings in order to convince a victim that his/her machine is infected and that the only solution is to purchase the “licensed” version of Wireshark Antivirus. In reality the “licensed” version of Wireshark Antivirus does not exist and this malicious application can neither detect nor remove any real computer malware and trojans. Wireshark Antivirus is also noted for numerous pop-up ads or alerts and they all would warn you about “dangerous malware”.

We therefore seriously urge you not to purchase Wireshark Antivirus – it is nothing but a total scam, simply aiming to steal your hard earned money from you. The best solution to perform would be to permanently and completely remove Wireshark Antivirus as soon as it has been detected on a computer system. Malware declares that it is the only solution to remove all the scams detected and even redirects people to malicious websites promoting it. However, as soon as you detect this rogue on your computer, you should remove Wireshark Antivirus immediately. It is of utmost importance to use a trustworthy anti-spyware to protect your PC from this and the other rogues.

As you see, the trojan Wireshark Antivirus (Wireshark antivirus.exe) is not a lonely walker in the empty space. Similar to other trojans and rogue software, it has multiple links to other rogues. That’s why complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of rogue Wireshark Antivirus. In addition, if you remove Wireshark Antivirus automatically by using Gridinsoft Trojan Killer you get life-time protection from malware aggression.

Please be advised that GridinSoft LLC and www.trojan-Killer.com IS NOT associated, affiliated, consorted, or connected with the publishers or creators of Wireshark Antivirus .In the same manner this atricle should not be wrongly treated or understood in being associated in any way with the promotion or endorsement of malware. Our only intention is to provide information that would give instructions to PC users on how to detect and completely remove malware from their computers with the help of Gridinsoft Trojan Killer and/or manual removal instructions stipulated below. Thus, this article should be used for educational and informational purposes only.


Wireshark Antivirus (Wireshark antivirus.exe) automatical remover:

  1. Download the latest version of Gridinsoft Trojan Killer to clean (uninfected) computer and install it
  2. Update the virus database
  3. Copy whole folder “c:\Program Files\GridinSoft Trojan Killer” to your memory stick
  4. Rename ““trojankiller.exe”” to “iexplore.exe”
  5. Move memory stick to infected PC and run iexplore.exe from “Trojan Killer” folder

Wireshark Antivirus (Wireshark antivirus.exe) manual removal guide:

Delete Wireshark Antivirus files:

C:\Program Files\Wireshark Antivirus\Wireshark Antivirus.exe
c:\Program Files\adc_w32.dll
c:\Program Files\alggui.exe
c:\Program Files\extra1.dat
c:\Program Files\extra2.dat
c:\Program Files\nuar.old
c:\Program Files\skynet.dat
c:\Program Files\svchost.exe
c:\Program Files\wp3.dat
c:\Program Files\wp4.dat
c:\Program Files\scdata
c:\Program Files\scdata\dbsinit.exe
c:\Program Files\scdata\wispex.html
c:\Program Files\scdata\images
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\i1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\i2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\i3.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\j1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\j2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\j3.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\jj1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\jj2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\jj3.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\l1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\l2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\l3.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\pix.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\t1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\t2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\Thumbs.db
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\up1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\up2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\w1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\w11.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\w2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\w3.jpg
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\word.doc
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\wt1.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\wt2.gif
c:\Program Files\scdata\images\wt3.gif
c:\Program Files\Sysinternals Antivirus
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn.exe
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151.acf
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151.ltd
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151.lti
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151_0.acb
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151_0.aci
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsmn151_0.mt
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ccsrr.exe
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\lleod150
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\wmharun.log
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\wmrun.log
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Wireshark Antivirus
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Wireshark Antivirus\Wireshark Antivirus.lnk

Delete Wireshark Antivirus registry entries:

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareWireshark Antivirus
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTCLSID{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesAdbUpd
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun “novavapp”
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun “novavappr”

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