How to remove Live Security Platinum virus infection?

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Removal of Live Security Platinum rogue antivirus is surely a challenge for all users whose workstations suffered from this nasty scareware. It is worth saying that this malicious utility has spread its roots throughout many corners of the globe, and thus many countries have been recently attacked by it. The attack still persists today, with various degrees of severity. Understanding of this fact made us write this article, another tutorial on Live Security Platinum virus removal. Why did we decide so? Well, sometimes users aren’t careful enough when they read our malware removal instructions. For example, it is not actually enough simply to run GridinSoft Trojan Killer. This is because Live Security Platinum blocks user’s attempts to run or download legitimate security programs. It doesn’t really matter how many antiviruses you now have installed or how many of them you intend to download. Any occurrence of legitimate security software launched by you will be prosecuted by Live Security Platinum rogue, just as the attempt to download remedies for rogue removal. How to bypass the blockage of malware? Well, this issue is often forgotten about by some users. As we said, running legitimate antispyware is not enough, so you must first stop the malicious process of this virus.

Live Security Platinum

We’ve developed a special tool that is called Process Killer. The link for its download is After you download it please remove “pkiller.exe” to “iexplore.exe” and run “iexplore.exe”. Then, once the malicious process of Live Security Platinum rogue is successfully terminated, you may go ahead and download GridinSoft Trojan Killer from our official web-site . Remember that proper update of the software is one of the basis components of successful malware removal. So, immediately after you install Trojan Killer please run update effectively (in the majority of the cases this should be done automatically). Once the malicious files, processes and registry entries of Live Security Platinum malware are successfully detected you must select the “Remove” button, this will put the infected items into quarantine. Reboot your computer, the virus should be gone afterwards.

Keeping Live Security Platinum malware on your system is dangerous. In fact, you’re opening your PC to other, more severe malware attacks, because this hoax is greatly intertwined with many other malwares, and some of them are even more aggressive. Because of Live Security Platinum your system works really slow, and you may face another serious problem of your browser being redirected to other malicious and annoying sites. Plus, Live Security Platinum is a rogue, and what we mean by this is that it tries to deceive you with a lot of faulty information coming from its bogus scan of your system. The hoax then tells you about various threats, viruses and other infections supposedly revealed by it during such imitated scans, whereas they’re all but invented. The aim of this malware is to convince you to buy its licensed version as a remedy for fake threat removal, however, when real infections do come into your PC this program will not protect you against them all. Considering the above-mentioned facts, you have no other option but to remove this Live Security Platinum pest from your PC.

Milestones for successful removal of Live Security Platinum virus:

Click Win+R, enter the following link: 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\RunOnce\[random] %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe
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

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  1. I am trying to remove Live Security Platinum from a machine and I download pkiller, rename it I explore.exe and run but nothing happens. The process killer window opens but it never shows a file name or a status. The machine is running Windows 7. Can you advise what I. Should do

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