We noticed that Live Security Platinum is gaining more and more “popularity”, even though we really regret that this takes place at present time. Thousands if not millions of PCs were in fact infected with this Trojan-generated rogue that is being installed in various corners of the globe today. The hoax acts like some legitimate antivirus, but this is surely not so. The program is the one developed by hackers specifically to earn money by deceiving users, in particular, by prompting them into paying for the fake (bogus) licensed version of this badware. Don’t forget that the wise man doesn’t buy products without testing them. If you carry out a thorough analysis of this application you will surely discover how malicious it is. And, by the way, not powerful at all to protect you in times of real malware attacks. How can it be? No doubt, there’s something really wrong with this pest, since it promises a lot but cannot actually implement its promises and make them fulfilled.
Speaking about fake character of Live Security Platinum malware, it should be mentioned that this hoax presents various types of misleading and deceitful statements about your PC and various forms of threats that made their dwelling inside of it. You are permanently being reported about Trojan horses, worms, keyloggers, spyware, adware, dialers, etc. that are allegedly residing on your computer. No doubt, all such information is quite scary if you don’t know the whole story about this junkware tool. So, please remember that Live Security Platinum is not a decent application for you and your system protection.
Removal of Live Security Platinum scareware is the only logical decision one may take. So, if you’re now facing this hoax on your computer please remove it without hesitation as soon as you can, before this rogue infects you with other, more serious threats. The information you see below will help you understand the basic malware removal principles of this rogue.
Milestones for successful removal of Live Security Platinum virus:
Click Win+R, enter the following link: http://trojan-killer.net/download/pkiller.exe in the appeared field, upload PKIller, save it to the desktop, rename it into iexplore.exe.
This procedure will terminate the processes launched by the virus.
If PKiller has fulfilled its job, run GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
Live Security Platinum video removal guide:
Live Security Platinum virus manual removal:
Live Security Platinum files to be removed:
%Desktopdir%\Live Security Platinum.lnk
%Programs%\Live Security Platinum\Live Security Platinum.lnk
Live Security Platinum virus registry entries to be removed:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe,0
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\DisplayName Live Security Platinum
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\UninstallString “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u