Secure PC Cleaner hoax. How to remove?

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Secure PC Cleaner is a potentially unwanted program claiming to be some supers anti-malware tool which supposedly allows you to clean your system from all sorts of junk utilities. However, in reality it is not what it claims to be. The real and so far the only purpose of this application is to force you into wasting your money for nothing.

Secure PC Cleaner

Secure PC Cleaner is generally bundled with a lot of other free programs. So, please be very careful when you decide to install certain free software in order not to permit any concealed installations to take place in your system.

Once installed, Secure PC Cleaner starts imitating system cleanup. First, it start the fictitious scanning of your computer and soon reports the multitude of infections and bugs with your system. In reality, all such problems have been invented by this hoax. They’re not real. By the way, you may even notice that this fictitious scanning by Secure PC Cleaner lasts within only a few seconds, and then the fake system report is given. It is absolutely clear that it is impossible to detect real computer problems within such a short lapse of time.

Secure PC Cleaner will additionally slow down your computer infected and possibly burdened with some other junk software. Hence, you should be very careful not to allow this program to remain in your PC. You need to get rid of it as soon as possible.

You may try to uninstall Secure PC Cleaner regularly through simply removing it from the list of legally installed programs. However, the chances are that there will be many other related programs and remnants associated with this useless utility. You’re strongly advised to perform a full scanning of your system with a proven anti-malware tool named GridinSoft Anti-Malware and to reset your browsers with its help.

Secure PC Cleaner automatic removal tool:

Secure PC Cleaner removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft AntiMalware

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of GridinSoft AntiMalware to reset browser settings

  • Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft AntiMalware

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:

How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with Secure PC Cleaner again in the future.

GridinSoft AntiMalware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft AntiMalware

This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft AntiMalware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft AntiMalware

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