Internet Security Essentials virus. How to remove Internet Security Essentials scam
Cyber criminals have already fabricated new fake anti-spamware product and called it Internet Security Essentials. Their main aim is getting money from people. Be attentive with it, because it threatens the security of your computer. First, what you should do, having detected enemy agent in your machine, is to delete it at once.
Internet Security Essentials is relevant to the same family as Smart Internet Protection 2011, Personal Internet Security 2011, Smart Security, My Security Shield, My Security Engine, Internet Antivirus 2011, thus the mechanism of its action is well known. This malicious tool may penetrate to your computer with the help of trojan downloader or install itself when users click on it. Usually it has to be manually installed but sometimes it installs itself without asking for permission. While running Internet Security Essentials it will show fake security notes on your PC. Internet Security Essentials goes beyond the authentication borders as an obstacle, since it is able to install itself without user’s authorization. Having penetrated into your computer, Internet Security Essentials will bring in some additional files and tune up your system in such a manner that it will be launched with every Windows startup. After it, the fake anti-spamware will tell you fairy-tales about bad security of your computer. It will be for instance showing many deceitful alerts and running scanners. Internet Security Essentials finds non-existent parasites worms, viruses, system and registry errors and then they recommend to pay for full version of Internet Security Essentials. Please do not believe even a word, they cheat you. Internet Security Essentials virus promises you solid level of protection for your computer and that it will repair all errors in your computer. It is trickery for all unwary users. Internet Security Essentials just wants to get money from you without giving you anything in return. They just want you to buy its full version, in order to damage your machine.
Please review the guide below to learn how to uninstall Internet Security Essentials without any side effects for your computer system. Our team wants to help you with this important and uneasy task and have developed the automatic and manual removal instructions. You may find them below. We wish you to stay safe and clean from viruses.
Internet Security Essentials automatic remover:
1. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to clear (not infected) computer and install it.
2. Update the virus database.
3. Copy the entire folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” to your jump drive (memory stick). Normally it is located at the following path: (C:\Program Files\GridinSoft Trojan Killer). “C” stands for the system disk of your computer. The name of the system disk, however, can be marked with another letter.
4. Open your jump drive (memory stick). Find the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” there. Open it , find the file under the name “trojankiller.exe” and rename it to “iexplore.exe”.
5. Move memory stick to infected PC, open “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” folder and run iexplore.exe. Optional: copy the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” from your jump drive to some other folder created on your PC and run “iexplore.exe”.
Internet Security Essentials manual removal guide:
Instructions on how to restore your Internet connection:
1. Start Internet Explorer and click on the Tools menu and then select Internet Options as shown in the image below:
2. Select Connections tab and now click on the Lan Settings button as shown in the image below:
3. Under the Proxy Server section uncheck the checkbox “Use a proxy server for your LAN” and press the OK button to close this screen:
Delete Internet Security Essentials files:
Delete Internet Security Essentials registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Internet Security Essentials”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “0″ = “msseces.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “1″ = “MSASCui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “10″ = “avgscanx.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “11″ = “avgcfgex.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “12″ = “avgemc.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “13″ = “avgchsvx.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “14″ = “avgcmgr.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “15″ = “avgwdsvc.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “2″ = “ekrn.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “3″ = “egui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “4″ = “avgnt.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “5″ = “avcenter.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “6″ = “avscan.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “7″ = “avgfrw.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “8″ = “avgui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “9″ = “avgtray.exe”