TheDefend – rogue antivirus

TheDefend (a.k.a. “TheDefend.exe“), is a clone of GuardPcs ,IGuardPc, SiteAdware, AntiTroy, AntiKeep, AntiAdd, RESpyWare, REAnti, KeepCop, SecureKeeper, SystemVeteran, BlockProtector, BlockKeeper, BlockScanner, BlockWatcher and SoftVeteran. TheDefend infect your computer as you visit some site promoting the software or click on an online scanner.


TheDefend will show fake alerts that your computer is infected. This is a tactics to make users believe that their computers are in danger. In fact, the scans are simulated in advance, and are nothing more than the scareware for you.

TheDefend - fake antivirus
TheDefend - fake antivirus

We advise you to be careful with this TheDefend software. Do not install it yourselves. It is extremely important to remove all the components of the TheDefend and all the malware and trojans that it might have come bundled with.

GridinSoft LLC and Trojan-Killer.com IS NOT associated, affiliated, consorted, or connected with the publishers or creators of TheDefend.


TheDefend automatical remover:

As you might have foreseen, TheDefend is not a lonely walker in the empty space. In contrary, it has multiple ties with other rogues so that complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of TheDefend. In addition, if you remove TheDefend automatically, you get life-time protection from malware aggression.

The screenshot above displaying all the threats that Trojan Killer found. Please note that the infections found on your computer may be different than what is shown here
The screenshot above displaying all the threats that Trojan Killer found. Please note that the infections found on your computer may be different than what is shown here


TheDefend manual removal guide:

Delete TheDefend files:

%CommonDesktopDir%\TheDefend.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\TheDefend\1 TheDefend.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\TheDefend\2 Homepage.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\TheDefend\3 Uninstall.lnk
%Temp%\kdf1.tmp\nsProcess.dll
%Temp%\kdf1.tmp\time.dll
%ProgramFiles%\TheDefend Software\TheDefend\TheDefend.exe
%ProgramFiles%\TheDefend Software\TheDefend\uninstall.exe

Delete TheDefend registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TheDefend
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\TheDefend
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “TheDefend.exe”

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