Windows Saviour Firewall scam. How to uninstall Windows Saviour Firewall fake anti-spyware tool
Each time you see Windows Saviour Firewall in front of your screen you need to realize that it is not what it states of itself. It names itself a “saviour”, however, it is the horrible stinky pest in fact. It cannot redeem you from rogues, viruses, scareware, malware and other cyber vulnerabilities. It names itself as “firewall”, but it is not capable to be on guard of your PC against real threat infiltration. What it can do is to fool and scare PC users worldwide.
Windows Saviour Firewall applies bogus Microsoft Security Essential Alerts for its successful infiltration inside of your computer. When this objective is accomplished Windows Saviour Firewall would modify your computer in such a manner that it would be started together with every system reboot. You should realize that it would do this without your knowledge, permission or authorization for such unwanted startup with every Windows launching. Moreover, Windows Saviour Firewall has the only purpose – to scare you into buying it. This objective is sometimes accomplished by arranging bogus system scan of your PC, which is finalized with bogus reports about all kinds of problems, errors and pests with your PC. Never trust all such fake reports and never purchase Windows Saviour Firewall, no matter how strong it might be in its attempts to persuade you to do so.
It is a must-do thing to realize how to get rid of Windows Saviour Firewall malware. It is not enough just to launch the anti-virus tool recommended by us. What you should do is to carefully watch the video guide submitted herein. It will show you how to eliminate Windows Saviour Firewall with the help of GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
Windows Saviour Firewall malware automatic removal guide:
Before downloading and running GridinSoft Trojan Killer for removal of Windows Saviour Firewall malware several additional preparatory steps need to be done. This is required because Windows Saviour Firewall blocks your Internet connection, and you will not be able to launch GridinSoft Trojan Killer. In order to prevent this blockage please take the following sequence of steps:
1. Make sure that your Operating System is tuned up in such a mode that hidden files and folders of your PC are viewable. The instruction on how to do it can be found here for Windows XP and here for Windows Vista/7.
2. Choose “View” tab in the window that appeared, and in the advanced settings choose the option “Show hidden files and folders”. Press OK.
3. Go to the folder %User Profile%\Application Data\Microsoft.
Warning! Depending on the Operating System of your PC, %UserProfile% stands for C:\Documents and Settings\[Current User] for Windows XP and C:\Users\[Current User] for Windows Vista/7.
In other words, the folder that needs to be opened is as follows, depending on the operating system:
%SysDrive%Documents and Settings[Current User]Application Data\Microsoft for Windows XP
%SysDrive%Users[Current User]Application Data\Microsoft for Windows Vista/7.
In this folder there will be the main executable file of Windows Saviour Firewall malware (possibly with the icon of *avi file), having some random name.
4. Rename the above-mentioned executable file into some other name of your preference and restart your PC. Upon the system restart Windows Saviour Firewall will no longer block your Internet browser.
5. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to your infected system, install it and run it.
The procedure for removal of Windows Saviour Firewall scam is similar to the removal of Windows Firewall Unit virus as shown in the video below:
Windows Saviour Firewall malware manual uninstall guide:
Delete Windows Saviour Firewall malware files:
Delete Windows Saviour Firewall malware registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell “%AppData%\Microsoft\[random].exe”